[Samba] Long delay when printing from XP (over samba, cups, raw)

Gerald Drouillard gerrylist at drouillard.ca
Tue May 23 14:20:26 GMT 2006

Seag wrote:
> Hi all together,
> I set up a SAMBA-Server as Primary Domain Controller. Everything works
> so far, I can logon to domain, get printers and shares, etc...
> But when I start a print job in windows xp nothing happens for about 3-5
> minutes an then it is printed (without problems).
Try changing your print driver.  We had the same issue with a XP HP 
print driver and downloaded a newer driver from HP and the problem went 

Gerald Drouillard
Technology Architect
Drouillard & Associates, Inc.

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