[Samba] Print Server

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed May 1 15:22:02 GMT 2002

On Wed, 1 May 2002, Jacob J. Lee wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm running Red Hat 7.2 with samba 2.2.3a.  The problem I'm experiencing is
> that I am unable to get the printer drivers to load automatically when
> Windows clients are adding the printers.
> One more item to note, when I use the make_printerdef command, I get an
> error message "Printer not found".  The full command that I'm using is:
> make_printerdef /usr/local/samba/printers/W32X86/HP2100/HP212Ip6.inf "HP2100
> PCL6">> printers.def
> I've loaded the Windows printer drivers onto
> /usr/local/samba/printers/W32X86/HP2100.

Please read the Printing docs in full (Samba-HOWTO-Collection.pdf).
make_printerdef is depreciated and should not be used.  It's going 
away in 3.0

cheers, jerry
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