[Samba] Samba+CUPS+Driver autodownload

Kurt Pfeifle kpfeifle at danka.de
Thu May 29 12:39:08 GMT 2003

Matt Dainty wrote on Samba-Digest

> I'm trying to get Samba to offer the Adobe driver automatically for the
> two printers I have set up with CUPS.
> I have all of the necessary files plucked out of the Adobe Postscript
> Windows driver package, but I'm hitting the problem when I come to run
> "cupsaddsmb -v ..." that the "rpcclient adddrivers" command always fails

Which version of CUPS/cupsaddsmb are you running?

Have you seen the docu on


about this?

> The drivers are being copied to the [print$]
> directories correctly, just the driver registration fails.

Before looking at the level 100 Samba log, let's first see the "-v"
cupsaddsmb output on stderr....


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