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Old 06-28-2004, 10:01 PM   #1
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unable to print through Samba


I am attempting to print from XP to a printer attached to a PC running Fedora Core 1 using Cups. The printer is a BJ 100 and works fine when printing from Linux. When I try to use it from the Windows side however I see a message saying access denied unable to attach. The Linux logs say it is unable to print because the document-format is not supported. This is a simple text file printed from both wordpad and word. The printer is listed as a BJ 100 on both Linux and Windows.

What am I doing wrong??
 
Old 06-30-2004, 09:08 PM   #2
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what kind of driver do you use for your printer
 
Old 07-01-2004, 06:05 PM   #3
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BJ100 on both windows and Linux both supplied in the OS
 
Old 07-01-2004, 06:09 PM   #4
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this may help

http://www.faqs.org/docs/Linux-mini/...g_with_windows

good luck.
 
Old 07-03-2004, 07:45 PM   #5
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Thanks -- That was it --- it was the settings in the cups files
 
  


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