[Samba] printing query "status:access denied, unable to connect"

Bob Crandell bob at assuredcomp.com
Tue Jul 22 22:18:09 GMT 2003

VIKRANT (gre_fall2002 at yahoo.com) wrote:
>Hello there
>i have installed samba on my SGI IRIX box and its up
>and running.
>I have a few win xp machines. wanna make the printer
>availabe on my IRIX as a network printer.
>I tried adding the printer thru add printer wizard in
>windows it gets added but it shows the status as
>"status:Access denied, unable to connect"
>how should I resolve this problem ?
>I am using HP laserjet 6MP
>plz help
>thank you

I ran into this problem with Win2K sp4.  It wouldn't connect to a printer with a UNC
path.  It would work with a captured LPT port.

Try that.

Bob Crandell
Assured Computing
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bob at assuredcomp.com
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Eugene, Oregon

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