[Samba] Printing from Windows over samba
malcolm at malcolm-agnew.de
Mon Jun 19 07:13:23 GMT 2006
I have the following problem printing from Windoze with the Brother DCP 7010.
The printer is local on a Linux box running under SuSE 10.0. The printer is
running under CUPS with the drivers downloaded from Brother. For Windows I
have set up a raw device which is accessed over samba.
When I print from windows, which I can from various situations --- i.e.
Firefox, Excel, etc, printing is very slow (up to 2 minutes).
But I cannot print at all from WinWord. A message box appears saying that the
printer is not available, and suggests I should see whether the printer is
Anybody there with a suggestion?
eMail: malcolm at malcolm-agnew.de
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