Sharing a braille printer in Linux

Samuel Thibault samuel.thibault at
Sun Jul 3 19:15:01 UTC 2005

David Renström, le Sun 03 Jul 2005 20:52:43 +0200, a écrit :
> I'm trying to let my Linux box share an Index Everest braille printer with 
> my Windows XP box. I've set up the Samba server to forward the raw data 
> directly to the printer. However, I can't use WinBraille to send documents 
> to the network printer. But, the strange thing is that I can send a 
> document directly from e.g. NotePad, i.e. not going through WinBraille. Has 
> anyone any idea what the problem could be?

How do you tell WinBraille which printer you want to use ? Do you choose
between LPT1/LPT2/LPT3 or amongst installed printers ?

Samuel Thibault

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