[Samba] Slow Printing from XP clients with SP2?

Rohan Gilchrist rohan at e-mailme.org
Wed Sep 22 00:10:52 GMT 2004

On Tue, 21 Sep 2004, Oliver Joachim wrote:

>> Hi everyone,
>> I had this problem, too. I solved it by creating a "local port" in the
>> printers folder on xp sp2 client (don't browse thru Network!),
>> attaching this port to the UNC-Path on my Samba 3.07 Server, e.g.
>> \\linuxsrv\hp_laserjet1150. Then install your printer , put it on
>> file: or
>> lpt1: during installation. Now point this printer to the local port. From
>> this moment, it worked flawless.
>> Please let me know if this works for you (and excuse my grammar...).
>> greetz,
>> Oliver


Thanks for your recommendation, it fixed my printing problems!



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