[Samba] driver download problem - win 98 + cups
kpfeifle at danka.de
Thu Apr 17 11:34:16 GMT 2003
Jeff Hardy hardyjm at potsdam.edu
> Wed Apr 16 12:04:25 GMT 2003
> I'm having trouble with driver downloads to Win98 clients from a Cups
> red hat 8.0 (2.4.18-26.8.0)
> samba 2.2.8
> I have windows clients successfully installing and printing to printers
> over samba and macs over netatalk. I'm using the stock Adobe drivers.
> Windows 2000 and Windows XP clients successfully grab drivers off of the
> print$ share without a glitch. But Windows 98 gets stuck partway.
My best guess is that you should try again with a printer name equal or
less than 8 characters....
Unforch, I don't have a Win 98 system around, but someone from the Samba
Team will let me play with his for a while soon.
While you're at it -- could you please try with an "8.3" filename too,
> After it makes progress pulling the Adobe files off, it gets stuck on
> the actuall ppd for the printer.
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