[cups.general] problem with cups and printer on windows

Helge Blischke H.Blischke at srz-berlin.de
Wed Jul 28 04:56:53 PDT 2004

ivan wrote:
> hi,
> i installed cups and everythink is ok when i using it with ipp protocol,
> but when i want to connect to windows, there is a problem.
> i added printer by lpadmin -p printer -E -v smb://,
> (and there is avalible and working this printer), when i want to print sth
> thereis  Printer State: processing, accepting jobs. "Unable to connect to
> SAMBA host, will retry in 60 seconds...ERROR: Connection failed with error
> this windows is win XP,
> this printer i can see in smbclient -L // -N
> what should i do ?
Did you share the printer to everyone without restrictions?


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