[Samba] Printing PDF very slow

Bradley W. Langhorst brad at langhorst.com
Tue Apr 8 18:31:04 GMT 2003

On Tue, 2003-04-08 at 13:36, Steven Hasani wrote:
> Dear all,
> We are trying to get the Windows client to print thought postscript printers
> to SAMBA box, Windows apps (Words, Outlook, etc..) freeze for a long time to
> spool and print to SAMBA ghostscript. We have a windows 2000 PDC and using
> SAMBA 2.2.4. Normal SAMBA file sharing, browsing and transfers are fast.
i rejected pdf printing on the server due to excessive cpu load...
instead I use ghostscript and redmon on the clients to print to pdf

you might try calling your pdf creating script to run in the background
if you aren't already...

Bradley W. Langhorst <brad at langhorst.com>

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