[Samba] Re: Problem uploading printer driver on 2.2.8a (FreeBSD 4.8)

Dragan Krnic dkrnic at lycos.com
Sat Sep 13 18:15:27 GMT 2003

It's a bug. Fortunately it can be fixed by applying
a couple of patches described in 


and then rebuilding 2.2.8a.

> I have an annoying problem. I have declared a 
> printer for which I want Samba to download drivers 
> onto the clients. So I have configured print$ share, 
> the printer itself (by BSD printing), then connect 
> the printer to my W2K client (SP3 with ALL RPC 
> updates applied, including today's one). And it 
> fails :
> - on the windows side, I have a popup : unable to 
> install <name of the driver> driver. Operation could 
> not be completed.
> - on the samba side, I get an internal error :

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