[Samba] W9x print driver download problems with Samba 2.2.3a and CUPS

Giulio Orsero giulioo at pobox.com
Tue Oct 1 13:52:46 GMT 2002

On Sun, 29 Sep 2002 14:09:19 -0400, Adam Glasgall <teferi at wmute.net> wrote:

>I've set up Samba and CUPS on our testing server here, and used
>smbcupsadd to upload the Adobe PS drivers to the server as directed in

>Win9x is another story altogether. It's clearly trying to get the
>drivers from the server, but at the beginning of the process, it pops up

run cupsaddsmb with "-v". You'll probably see that it mistakenly uses
smbclient in place of rpcclient when setting up win9x drivers and fails.
You can do it by hand seeing what's trying to do or wait for release of
cups-1.1.16 which solves this.

giulioo at pobox.com

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