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Old 12-14-2004, 12:52 PM   #1
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Samba/cups printing


ok im trying to set up a printer on a windows box fro use on my gentoo box. Im using the cups config page and im not sure what to put in the device url page. right now i have
smb://servername/sharename this doesnt seem to be working. can anyone tell me what format to use or point me in the right direction.
 
Old 12-14-2004, 01:25 PM   #2
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I believe it would be //servername/printername
But then again it's been a while since I have used samba for printer sharing. Is there any usernames associated with accessing the printer?
 
Old 12-14-2004, 02:43 PM   #3
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by sharename i mean printername and no there are no user names associated with the printers
 
  


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