[Samba] I will pay you $10US (via Paypal) out of my own
pocke t if you can solve this CUPS & Samba problem.
jstewart at rtl.org
Fri May 31 12:08:04 GMT 2002
You do have these files in the /usr/share/cups/drivers directory, and they
are readable and all uppercase?
If you do not have these files, you can get them from www.adobe.com with a
postscript driver bundle.
Good Luck again,
At 11:52 AM 5/31/2002 -0700, WEBSTER, Greg wrote:
>[root at waifer root]# cupsaddsmb -a
>Warning: No PPD file for printer "PSYSTEMS"!
>What I'm guessing at this point is that Cups is having a hell of a time
>reaching the PPD files. There definitely is one for my printer (HP 5000) on
>Thanks, but no cigar :)
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Jason Stewart [mailto:jstewart at rtl.org]
> > Sent: May 31, 2002 11:43 AM
> > To: WEBSTER, Greg
> > Subject: Re: [Samba] I will pay you $10US (via Paypal) out of my own
> > pocket if you can solve this CUPS & Samba problem.
> > try cupsaddsmb -a. If not successful, you will get an error. I had a
> > difficult time getting this to work also, so I definitely
> > sympathize with you!
> > The cupsaddsmb drivers worked for me, but the downside is
> > that you will not
> > get the duplexing and other features that the manufacturer
> > supports. For
> > the usage instructions for cupsaddsmb, see the cups docs.
> > Good Luck,
> > Jason
> > At 11:26 AM 5/31/2002 -0700, you wrote:
> > >Seriously. I can't afford to be down much longer or I'm
> > going to be in
> > >serious trouble.
> > >
> > >Running Redhat 7.2.
> > >
> > >Here's the scoop:
> > >Cups is installed and running.
> > >Samba is installed and running and is sharing files properly
> > to 100+ people.
> > >I can print a test page from the Cups web-interface.
> > >I can print a test page by "cat foo | lpr" or "cat foo |
> > lpr.cups" no problem.
> > >Swat sees the printer that exists in /etc/printcap.
> > >A print$ share has been created:
> > > [print$]
> > > path = /usr/share/cups/model/
> > > guest ok = Yes
> > >/usr/share/cups/model/ contains a bunch of PPD printer
> > drivers inside a
> > >directory called foomatic, created by a cups-drivers rpm. I
> > have also
> > >tried having the drivers I need directly in the
> > /usr/share/cups/model
> > >directory with no success.
> > >
> > >...when I am on a windows box and try to install the printer that is
> > >listed (via the Printers control panel or by browsing to the
> > Printers
> > >share via Network Neighbourhood), I get a "The server on
> > which the printer
> > >resides does not have the correct printer driver installed.
> > If you want to
> > >install the driver on your local computer, click OK".
> > >
> > >I really need to get this up and running. Please help.
> > >
> > >Greg Webster
> > Jason Stewart
> > Systems Administrator/Programmer
> > Right to Life of Michigan
> > Tel: (616)532-2300
> > Fax: (616)532-3461
> > To find out where Michigan Gubernatorial Candidate Jennifer
> > Granholm really
> > stands, please visit http://www.granholmgarble.com/
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