Any clue of what is needed for setting up a print server?
jason at tommyk.com
Wed Oct 3 08:26:21 PDT 2001
> > CUPS is nice and, although I haven't tried it, you can
> > setup SAMBA so
> > that even 'doze machines can use your print server.
> I just did this. heres how (for an individual printer)
> in your smb.conf (why oh why does this go in $prefix/lib??!) put this:
Good god, one really wonders about the paths that samba uses all over
> comment = BJC-210 printer
> path = /var/spool/samba (a directory samba can write in)
> printer = BJC210
> print command = lpr -oraw %s ; rm %s (quick and dirty)
> public = yes
> writable = no
> printable = yes
> dont include the bracketed text :)
> works a charm.
Nifty, does that allow for NT clients to DL a driver on demand do you
> Can windows use IPS ?
Win2k and presumable XP can. Maybe even WinME. Possibly NT through a
3rd party driver.
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