CUPS Windows Postscript Drivers

Michael Sweet mike at
Thu Sep 29 03:38:28 PDT 2005

Anonymous wrote:
>> Yes, the CUPS drivers still depend on the Microsoft PS drivers, as 
>> covered in the man page...
> Do the Microsoft drivers need to be installed along with the CUPS
> drivers when using cupsaddsmb?

Yes, you need both.

> Or can we just install the CUPS drivers, and know that when they get
> to the Windows machine, the Windows drivers will already be there?

Unfortunately, there is no way to do that when using the SAMBA driver
download method (that's how Windows remote printing was designed...)

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
Internet Printing and Publishing Software

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