k1pfeifle at gmx.net
Sun Jan 9 17:02:05 PST 2005
> Anonymous wrote:
>> anonymous wrote:
>> > hi,
>> > i have exactly the same problem i would like to know if you found a
>> > solution.
>> Which version of Samba are you using? Which version of CUPS? Which
>> version of Operating System?
>> > please send a posting i already tested the ppd file and it got a
>> > PASS.
>> > Erik wrote:
>> > > Hello everybody, I'm new to Linux and building up a Linux
>> > > printserver for our Win 2000 domain.
>> > > If I install the printers on the Linux machine everything works
>> > > fine.
>> > > Now I'm trying to make samba offer the drivers for the windows 2k
>> > > terminalserver.
>> > > Uploading via the "Add printer wizzard" on the Windows machine
>> > > ends up in "The drivers for HP Business Jet 2280, Windows 2000,
>> > > Intel could not be installed".
>> > > Using cupsaddsmb brings:
>> > >
>> > >
>> > > linux:~ # cupsaddsmb -a -v
>> > > Password for root required to access localhost via SAMBA:
>> > > Running command: smbclient //localhost/print\$ -N -U'root%xxx' -c
>> > > 'mkdir W32X86;put /var/spool/cups/tmp/40c2f3114fa36
>> > > W32X86/Tintenstrahler.ppd;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/cupsdrv5.dll
>> > > W32X86/cupsdrv5.dll;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/cupsui5.dll
>> > > W32X86/cupsui5.dll;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/cups5.hlp
>> > > W32X86/cups5.hlp' Domain=[LINUX] OS=[Unix] Server=[Samba 3.0.2a-SUSE]
>> Sorry. You are using a very ancient release of Samba. The only thing
>> to do here is paraphrase something "pipitas" recently wrote here (and
>> adapt it to your case of Samba:
>> # Please read this document first:
>> # http://us4.samba.org/samba/history/samba-3.0.10.html
>> # to decide wether you really want to stay on a Samba version that has
>> # seen 10 bugfix releases since 3.0.2a.
>> # If you dont have the time to read this link (I could fully understand
>> # that :-> ), please try to count all occurences of "print", "driver",
>> # "lp" or "spool" enumerated there.
>> # If you're guess is similar to mine, you'd say "more than 110", roughly
>> # 90% of these since 3.0.2 was releaed. Ask yourself if you want to go on
>> # and live/work without 100+ bug-fixes provided, features added,
>> # enhancements developed, security-issues resolved by continuing to use
>> # 3.0.2?
>> # If you say, "I'll rather stay with 3.0.2" you are throwing away the
>> # last 12 months of wonderfull work the Samba developers have provided
>> # for you for
>> # free ;-)
>> # Honestly, I dont think that there is anybody on this list/newsgroup,
>> # nor the Samba one, who could be motivated to put time and energy into
>> # investigating an obscure bug that happens on your old system, when they
>> # all have newer ones themselves.
>> > > NT_STATUS_OBJECT_NAME_COLLISION making remote directory \W32X86
>> > > putting file /var/spool/cups/tmp/40c2f3114fa36 as
>> > > \W32X86/Tintenstrahler.ppd (70.5 kb/s) (average 70.5 kb/s) putting
>> > > file /usr/share/cups/drivers/cupsdrv5.dll as \W32X86/cupsdrv5.dll
>> > > (1455.8 kb/s) (average 791.9 kb/s) putting file
>> > > /usr/share/cups/drivers/cupsui5.dll as \W32X86/cupsui5.dll (1729.0
>> > > kb/s) (average 1031.5 kb/s) putting file
>> > > /usr/share/cups/drivers/cups5.hlp as \W32X86/cups5.hlp (278.0 kb/s)
>> > > (average 961.1 kb/s)
>> > >
>> > > Running command: rpcclient localhost -N -U'root%xxx' -c 'adddriver
>> > > "Windows NT x86"
>> > > "Tintenstrahler:cupsdrv5.dll:Tintenstrahler.ppd:cupsui5.dll:cups5.hlp:NULL:RAW:NULL"'
>> > > result was DOS code 0x00000042
>> BTW, try to use only 8 characters for your printer name -- your
>> "Tintenstrahler" has 14, and that wont work for the Win95/98/ME clients
> my versions are samba 3.0.9 cups 1.1.20 suse linux 9.1
> i only have 6 xters for the printer name
Can you also give the complete output of your "cupsaddsmb -v"
command, just like the other poster did?
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