[Samba] Printer drivers

Johan Hendriks Johan at double-l.nl
Mon Mar 18 05:14:40 MDT 2013

Zitat von Fabian von Romberg <fromberg100 at hotmail.com>:

>> Hi,
>> is it possible to have printer driver on samba and when the user wants 
>> to use a particular printer can install the drivers automatically from 
>> samba?
>> Thanks in advance and regards,
>> Fabian

>Do you mean like this:


Sorry if i hyjack
I am trying to get this to work also.
The problem i have is that i do not see a printers and faxes share.
So i can not connect to it
this is my smb4.conf

# Global parameters
    workgroup = TESTBOOM
    realm = TESTBOOM.LOCAL
    netbios name = SMB-FILER01
    server role = active directory domain controller
    dns forwarder =

    nsupdate command = /usr/local/bin/samba-nsupdate -g
#  Printers
       load printers = yes
       printing = cups
       printcap name = cups
       force printername = yes
       cups options = raw

    comment = All Printers
    path = /usr/local/samba/var/spool
    browseable = Yes
    guest ok = yes
    read only = No
    printable = Yes

    comment = Point and Print Printer Drivers
    path = /usr/local/samba/var/print
    read only = No
    use client driver = yes
    write list = administrator, @"domain admins"


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