[Samba] Point'n'print support of various printer drivers
Roel van Meer
rolek at bokxing.nl
Mon Apr 19 01:13:43 MDT 2010
Ryan Suarez writes:
>> We're using Point'n'print with different versions of samba (3.3.x,
>> 3.4.x, 3.5.x) and in most cases it works really well. However, there
>> are some printer drivers with which we just cannot get printing to
>> work properly: in these cases not all driver features (like color,
>> duplex or multiple copies) are available.
>> I was wondering if this is a known inherent problem with some printer
>> drivers, or if this is caused by samba not supporting specific methods
>> or other requirements that these drivers would have.
> Great question +1. All our lexmark drivers work like a charm.
Thanks. Yes, luckily a lot of drivers work perfectly. But with some people,
the things that don't work are much more important than the things that do
> Xerox drivers are a PITA. I'm referring to vendor specific drivers,
> since Windows does not have a bundle for the newest Xerox models we
> have. I was also considering filing bug reports for these.
There is a bug for a xerox driver currently on the table:
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