[Samba] Print Server
kpfeifle at danka.de
Mon May 5 16:55:14 GMT 2003
Scott Swaim scott at qualitycorps.com wrote on Samba-Digest:
> Mon May 5 11:33:54 GMT 2003
> A friend of mine owns a print shop. He has 3 Lanier printers
> (models 2138, 5265, 5813) They are all LAN attached. I would like
> to set up a samba print server for these machines. I have used
> samba as strictly a PDC and file server. I have nerver set up
> a printer in Linux or in Samba.
Hmmm.. then the docu mentioned below is *definitely* for you.
> I would like to be pointed in
> the right direction in order to set this up. Thanks in advanced
> for any information.
Please testdrive from our new Samba-HOWTO-Collection the latest
draft for the "printing chapters". It is at
Revisit it every couple of days -- there are still updates and
corrections going into it.
Please feedback to me any issues and topics that are not
clearly or suffciently dealt with.
> I have a custom built distribution on this system. I can
> install any printing solution (LPR, CUPOS, etc) that would be
> needed. I would like to know some of the advantages of each
CUPS. CUPS is what you want. (But don't listen to me. I am
> The Lanier systems support PS, PCL 5, and their own
> custom protocol. I will be printing from a W2k machine that
> is joined to a samba PDC. the serving I would like to set up
> would also be joined to this PDC.
> Scott Swaim
> scott at qualitycorps.com
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