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Re: [K12OSN] Samba printing problem

Hello Jeff,

On Thu, Feb 14, 2002 at 08:24:52AM -0800, Jeff Davis wrote:

> I'm running samba 2.0.7 and having an odd problem getting one of my 
> printers to work....

> It works fine from lpr on the command line, but I cannot connect to it as a 
> lan-man share from my win2k box.  I get a message (after installing the 
> driver) that windows cannot connect to the printer or the printer is no 
> longer connected to the server.  I have been able to find a work-around 
> (IPP port) but would really like to know what's going wrong.

> BTW, I will be updating to samba 2.2x, but since I use openldap for all my 
> authentication on all my servers, I will probably have to wait until spring 
> break to avoid downtime.

I don't think you'll have much success getting Win2K to print to a Samba 
2.0 server.  IIRC, there are some major issues with Win2K RPC calls that 
weren't worked out until the Samba 2.2 series.

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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