[Samba] Help with CUPS, Windows, d/l print drivers

Tim Kelley tpk at r00tserverz.net
Sun Oct 19 14:06:58 GMT 2003

On Sunday 19 October 2003 7:26 am, Scott Ehrlich wrote:
> I'm not seeing where in your reply it says anything about configuring
> CUPS to permit the print drivers to automatically get installed on
> the client machine.
> Maybe I'm on the wrong list for this question?

This is done through samba, not cups.

There is a utility called "cupsaddsmb" but this offers the postscript 
ppd to your windows clients, probably not what you want.  With samba 
you just get the permissions right, then add the print driver the same 
way you do as if you were running all windows.

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