[Samba] PRINT$ Problems

Ryan Suarez ryan.suarez at sheridanc.on.ca
Tue Jun 15 14:18:57 GMT 2004

Hi Aaron,

Are you using CUPS for printing?

If so:
What printer drivers are you using?  What PPD?  Did you use cupsaddsmb 
to install the printer drivers to samba?

Can we see your global section for smb.conf?

Aaron Goodman wrote:

>I have been trying to setup point and print on a debian testing box.  I have
>a HP5550 printer and am trying to install the drivers through the add
>printer wizard, the drivers appeared to install fine.  Afterwards I right
>clicked on the printer and clicked connect, per the SAMBA howto, this also
>appeared to work.  When I tried to enter the properties screen of the local
>printer or on the share I get the following error message:
>"Function address 0x60630d26 caused a protection fault. (exception code
>Some or all property page(s) may not be displayed)."
>After the error message comes up, the properties window does not open.  I
>cannot print either.
>Here is the relavent section from my smb.conf:
>   comment = All Printers
>   browseable = yes
>   printable = yes
>   path = /tmp
>   writable = yes
>   create mode = 0700
>   path = /etc/samba/drivers
>   browsable = no
>   guest ok = yes
>   read only = yes
>   write list = aaron root
>Aaron Goodman

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