[Samba] printer does not print (stupid question : ( )
mpc at star.sr.bham.ac.uk
Fri Apr 11 23:06:37 GMT 2003
Jobs submitted from samba are treated as raw octet streams, and these
are not enabled by default in CUPS.
Edit /etc/cups/mime.types and mime.convs, and enable the
application/octet-stream type, or modify smb.conf to pass -oraw to cups
in the printing command.
On Fri, 2003-04-11 at 22:41, Joel Hammer wrote:
> I can't offer help on cups. If you despair and want to try lprng, I can offer
> more specific help.
> On Fri, Apr 11, 2003 at 10:50:07AM -0500, Manuel_Casoluengo at cotyinc.com wrote:
> > I know that maybe this is an stupid question, let me tell you a little bit:
> > I am using my samba server as a file server and it is ok, but also want to
> > use it as a printer server, I can see my installed printers in my windows
> > domain, I also can set up my printer in my windows client but when I try to
> > print something, this job goes through its spooler and then it seems to
> > print, but it does not print anything. Whats going on???
> > I use CUPS as a unix printing system, I suppose I have to upload evey
> > printer driver, thats true?
> > On the other hand, I want to give privileges to my samba folders without
> > having to change them with chmod 777 -R folder, every time I create one,do
> > you know what I mean, I'd appreciate very much your help.
> > Thanks & Kind regards
> > Manuel Casoluengo Villanueva
> > Network Administrator Mexico
> > Coty Inc.
> > www.coty.com
> > mailto:manuel_casoluengo at cotyinc.com
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