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Old 06-15-2006, 05:23 PM   #1
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DISCUSSION: CUPS server with WinXP clients (SuSE 9.1)

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CUPS server with WinXP clients (SuSE 9.1)

This is the story of how I set up my CUPS print server on a P3-450 box running SuSE 9.1. I print directly from that box to an Epson Stylus Color 440. I also use it as a print server for two WinXP machines on my home network. I got a lot of the standard problems: server starts but dies as soon as the client accesses it; permission problems; invisible to the clients etc. In the end I started from scratch with the latest stable version from CUPS and built it myself. I had already got SAMBA working across the network, this is an essential first step. I

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