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Old 01-29-2003, 11:15 PM   #1
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Question printing + samba + slackware


I use Slack 8.1, and I have a Windows NT server attached to a printer. This iis a network printer accessible from Windows. How do I make Slack print to it?

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Old 01-31-2003, 12:04 AM   #2
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You might want to research a program called CUPS. It is in the extra directory for Slack. You will also need the espgs package to convert postscript. Perhaps it will support printing through a SMB connection.

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