[Samba] Add printer wizard... No server listed...

Stefan G. Weichinger monitor at oops.co.at
Thu Dec 4 15:42:45 GMT 2003

Hello, Tait Shrum,

Donnerstag, 04. Dezember 2003, 16:25 you wrote:

TS> We have a Samba 3.01 pre3 server that acts as a print server among other
TS> things.  When our users go to the add printer wizard in Windows, it
TS> doesn't show our samba server!  The only way to add a printer is by
TS> manually entering the path.  That's really inconvenient if you don't
TS> know the path.  :)  Is there some way we can resolve this?

Read about the "browseable"-parameter.

As in

> [my_printer_name]
> comment = Printer
> path = /var/spool/samba_my_printer    
> browseable = yes
> printable = yes       
> writeable = no

Topic: Browsing.

best regards,
Stefan G. Weichinger
mailto:monitor at oops.co.at

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