[cups.general] test page is all junk

Michael R Sweet msweet at apple.com
Wed May 21 08:03:33 PDT 2008

solarflow99 wrote:
> I have 2 printers working with cups just fine, and I can print out a 
> test page from the web interface ok.  But after setting up point and 
> print drivers for samba and printing a test page, all I get is pages and 
> pages of junk.  The drivers came from running make with the 
> cups-windows-6.0-source.tar.gz file, and the windows drivers were copied 
> manually from a win XP machine.  Here is my system info: 

You probably have Samba configured to send "raw" print jobs.  Disable
the raw printing option and everything should print correctly.

Michael R Sweet                        Senior Printing System Engineer

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