[Samba] Problems with printers

William Enestvedt William.Enestvedt at jwu.edu
Mon Dec 22 20:05:12 GMT 2003

John Terpstra wrote:
> ...or else just use "printing = bsd"
> or "printing = "sysv", depending on which commands you want to use.
> If you use "printing = sysv", then set "printcap = lpstat -t".
> Note: Only use "printing = sysv" if you have LPRng installed. This will
> not work if your systems does not support the AT&T command tools (lp,
> lpstat).
   So I'm running a job control application on top of Solaris. Am I better off using "printing = sysv" or "printing = bsd"? (The vendor actually suggested using Samba as my front end!)
Will Enestvedt
UNIX System Administrator
Johnson & Wales University -- Providence, RI

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