[Samba] network printer not working

david rankin drankin at cox-internet.com
Thu Sep 8 03:23:22 GMT 2005

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "py" <pyjunk at shaw.ca>
> Hi,
> I'm trying to setup network printing for my winXP machine using samba. My 
> hp920c printer is connected to a FreeBSD4.11 box. The printer works 
> locally and samba can share directory just fine. However, I am getting the 
> worst possible error -- no error, but nothing gets printed
> It seems like samba can recognize the printer just fine. It shows up as a 
> network printer that is ready(Earlier on I had some access deny error that 
> went away after adding guest account). When I try to print, everything 
> seems to go through on the windows side. But nothing happens at the 
> printer.
> I check the printer log file defined in printcap and it's not getting any 
> new entry.
> any idea?

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