[Samba] Print Sharing problems. (Samba/CUPS, windows client)
garydale at torfree.net
Wed Sep 21 03:13:33 GMT 2005
Have you looked at your Internet Explorer proxy settings? I've found
that they can interfere with CUPS printing.
Craig White wrote:
>On Wed, 2005-09-21 at 12:02 +1000, Mark Dorset wrote:
>> From the CUPS side, I am able to print test pages to an LDR/LPD
>>printer just fine. I'm also able to add the printer as a 'Windows
>>Printer' on a Mac OS X 10.4 machine, choose the samba server, then
>>one of the listed printers, and then print to that printer without
>>I've done googling, I've searched through my archive of samba list
>>mails, I've upgraded the samba server (it was running samba_3.0.9 but
>>I upgraded to the current debian package in my efforts to make things
>>Please, any suggestions or advice would be most appreciated! I'll be
>>happy to provide any further data as requested if it will assist :-).
>>Load smb config files from /etc/samba/smb.conf
>>Processing section "[HOMES]"
>>Processing section "[netlogon]"
>>Processing section "[profile]"
>>Processing section "[groups]"
>>Processing section "[printers]"
>>Processing section "[print$]"
>>Loaded services file OK.
>>Server role: ROLE_DOMAIN_PDC
>>Press enter to see a dump of your service definitions
>># Global parameters
>> printcap name = cups
>> add machine script = /usr/sbin/smbldap-useradd -w %u
>> printer admin = @it
>> printing = cups
>> print command =
>> lpq command = %p
>> lprm command =
>This is what I use, YMMV
> printing = cups
> printcap = cups
> show add printer wizard = yes
> printer admin = @"Domain Administrators"
> use client driver = no
>> comment = All Printers
>> path = /var/spool/samba
>> create mask = 0700
>> guest ok = Yes
>> printable = Yes
>> browseable = No
>> comment = Printer Drivers
>> path = /etc/samba/drivers
>> write list = administrator, mdorset
>again, this is what I use, YMMV
> comment = Network Printers
> printer admin = @"Print Operators"
> path = /home/filesystems/printing/spool/
> guest ok = yes
> printable = yes
> writable = no
> read only = Yes
> path = /home/filesystems/printing/printers
> guest ok = Yes
> browseable = Yes
> read only = Yes
> printer admin = root Administrator
> write list = root
> create mask = 0664
> directory mask = 0775
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