[Samba] Print driver download, Win2K client, Samba 2.2.3a

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed Sep 4 00:45:01 GMT 2002

On Tue, 3 Sep 2002 PatricR at netscape.net wrote:

> Greetings.  I'm new to the list, so before I ask a question which might
> be long and already have been answered, let me ask two short ones:
> 1) Is there an FAQ for this list?  What is the URL?

All the docs are in docs/ in the source distribution.....

> 2) Is there a concise and clear set of instructions for getting Samba
> 2.2.3a to automatically download drivers to a Windows 2000 Professional
> client?  I'm running Samba on Red Hat 7.3.  I have found many sources
> and documents which all say "It can be done" but I would really
> appreciate step by step instructions for explaining where to get the
> drivers, what they look like and where to put them on my server.  If no
> such page(s) exists I will post lurid details of what I have done to
> this list and you gurus can tell me what steps I'm missing.

Please read the Printing chapter of the Samba-HOWTO-Collection.pdf
See http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/

You should also review the recent threads about printing, Samba 2.2.5,
patches and Samba-2.2.6pre2.

cheers, jerry
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