[Samba] Slow printing between subnets

Chris Smith smb23 at realcomputerguy.com
Mon Nov 20 17:20:29 GMT 2006

On Monday 20 November 2006 11:50, steven burgess wrote:
> I am currently experiencing a number of win xp pro users experiencing slow
> printing when access a CUPS/Samba server across 2 subnets. I have noticed
> that prior to requesting prints, the printers are in a not ready state.
> When a request is made it takes around 2 minutes before the print is
> processed.

Maybe this could help (if you haven't seen it already): 

Also, try using IPP printing, which could verify that it is a Samba/NetBIOS 
issue and not something else.


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