[Samba] Adding Printer Drivers for existing Printers (Win2000,
r.brandstaedter at gmx.at
Mon May 13 15:40:03 GMT 2002
I finally managed it!
I had to use the correct driver for this model. HP offers 2 different
drivers for this printer model which work fine when using in native,
local printing. but when i tried the "HP LaserJet 6L PCL5e Driver" it
worked. The other driver refused uploading...don't know why but it does.
Maybe anyone can tell me....
So just for any others I used this driver:
Am Mon, 2002-05-13 um 12.09 schrieb Reinhard Brandstädter:
> Hi List!
> I've got a problem that I've read about on the web several times now,
> regarding the uploading of printer drivers to the samba [print$] share.
> When I try to set the printer driver for an existing printer (HP
> LaserJet 6L enabled with CUPS) the W2K wizard let me select the driver
> *.inf file but when finishing I get the well known error message:
> "Unable to install Intel, Windows 2000 printer drivers. Operation unable
> to be completed."
> (in fact I get this in german since I use an german W2K)
> I've gone trough the Samba documentation, especially the printing with
> 2.2.x section several times and can't see any errors.
> The user I'm working with has all rights for printers and is in the
> printer admin group. I know this is working because if i remove the user
> >from the admin list he has -NO- rights for the printer anyway.
> The subdirectories of [print$] (W32X86) meanwhile are world-writeable
> (777) as is the print-share itself (for testing/debugging purpose:-)
> If anyone already has a solution for this or any hint's, I would
> kind regards,
> Reinhard Brandstaedter r.brandstaedter at gmx.at GPG: 0x8C75C7CC
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