[Samba] Samba & CUPS: only banner-page gets printed

Gary Dale garydale at torfree.net
Thu Apr 26 22:07:32 GMT 2007

This doesn't sound like a Samba problem. It's more likely CUPS related.

Which printer are you using, what distribution, which CUPS driver, etc.. 
Sounds like the printer is getting confused when you print a banner with 
a RAW printjob.

Johannes Eckhardt wrote:
> In my setup I'm running Samba 3.0.23d-19.2 and CUPS  1.2.7-12.1. 
> Printing from a windows-client works fine, until I instruct CUPS to 
> add a banner-page. The banner-page then is the only thing that gets 
> printed. Doing the same from Linux everything works fine. I get my job 
> including a banner-page.
> The Windows-printjob is passed raw from Samba to CUPS...
> Anyone has an idea?
> Best,
> Johannes

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