[Samba] Cannot enable "Enable advanced printing features"

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Tue Oct 12 16:25:04 GMT 2004

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Manuel Capinha wrote:
| Hi Kent.
| I've tried your sugestion and you're right. Using only IPP to talk to
| Cups I can print using N-to-1, so this must be a problem from Samba.
| One of the things I noticed is that when using ipp I now have a lot of
| print processors in the printer properties window. Using samba I only
| see the Raw pre-processor.
| I remember reading that the "Enable advanced printer features" option
| was disabled because it was messing up some printers and that, back
| then, the option could be disabled (as oposed to today when it can't
| be enabled..).
| Maybe someone from the Samba dev team could shed some more light on this ?

We don't supprt EMF printing since that requires executing
Win32 driver code on the server.  So we force the RAW attribute
for all samba printers.  This is better than lieing and making
you think we support EMF when we really don't.

cheers, jerry
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