bronk at bookmasters.com
Mon Jan 10 07:32:14 PST 2005
Daniel Kasak wrote:
> Brian Ronk wrote:
>> I'm trying to get a Ricoh printer to work through CUPS. Right now I
>> am just getting: "Unable to connect to SAMBA host, will retry in 60
>> seconds...: Success". I have it set as a Samba share through windows
>> and it should have access for everyone. Is this a case of the drivers
>> not working right? Thanks.
> I'm not even sure from your post whether you have the printer connected
> to your Linux computer or your Windows computer.
> I assume you are trying to print to a Windows printer from Linux?
> What connection string are you using in CUPS?
> You need to use the format:
> If you are using domain authentication, you also have to register your
> samba install on the domain first.
Sorry. The printer is hosted off a Windows 2000 Server machine. I'm
trying to connect it to the Linux box via CUPS. The connection string
is: smb://win_server/RICOH. It is shared for everyone, so
authentication should not be an issue.
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