[Samba] W2K printer problem

Tony Earnshaw tonye at billy.demon.nl
Fri Jun 10 06:33:37 GMT 2005

fre, 10.06.2005 kl. 06.32 skrev Joe Cipale:

> I am getting the following prblem from my Winblows printer.
> Using the CUPS printer Config tool, the printer can be setup as a 
> smb://host_name/printer
> When I attempt to send a test page, I get the following message:
> Description: Brother LaserJet
> Location: royal
> Printer State: processing, accepting jobs.
> "Unable to connect to SAMBA host, will retry in 60 seconds...ERROR: 
> Connection failed with error NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED"
> Device URI: smb://royal/lsj
> I have the printer setup to accept sharing on the WIndows host(royal),
> I have the permissions set to allow everyone to print/manage 
> printers/print jobs
> This is a small, 3 workstation network at home. Nothing fancy. This is 
> the one
> item that CONTINUES to drive me up the g**damn wall (printing to windows...)
> A wee bit of help, please?

Simply set up the cups printer as a normal Unix printer (such that you
can always print from that machine), following the instructions in the
Samba docs to enable raw printing. In fact, following the docs for
setting up the printer is a pre.


mail: tonye at billy.demon.nl

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