[Samba] how do you manage printers on workstations?
mangoo at wpkg.org
Tue Oct 4 09:23:22 GMT 2005
Gerald (Jerry) Carter schrieb:
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> Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
>>How do you manage printers on Windows workstations?
>>What I mean, suppose you have many classrooms, different printers (which
>>sometimes change) in these classroms - how do you manage which
>>workstation (or a group of them) will use which printer?
>>So far I've been using WPKG for that - as I described here:
>>But somehow I feel it isn't the easiest and most intuitive way - it is
>>rundll32 printui.dll,PrintUIEntry /q /y /ga /in /n \\server\kyocera
>>as a domain administrator when machine is booted, and then in a netlogon
>>script when a user logs in.
>>In other ways, I'm looking for an easier way to do it :)
> Doh! I should read the entrie message first. Sorry. Ignore
> my previous mail. I just saw wpkg. What exactly about this
> don't you like ? Managing printer connections in a logon script
> is pretty simple. What are you looking to simplify?
well for me it's fine, it's just some Windows guys here complaining that
"it's soooo complicated to do it with Samba".
I guess it's just different for them, that's why.
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