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Old 09-13-2005, 01:46 PM   #1
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CUPS Print Server


I have installed a printer using CUPS and set up the share in Samba. However, when I browse to the "shared printers" I see nothing and the log reports this:
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Sep 13 01:41:29 China smbd[2695]: [2005/09/13 01:41:29, 0] smbd/service.c:make_connection(800)
Sep 13 01:41:29 China smbd[2695]:   dell8300 (192.168.2.90) couldn't find service ::{2227a280-3aea-1069-a2de-08002b30309d}
I restarted the server and nothing changes. Any suggestions?
 
Old 09-13-2005, 05:55 PM   #2
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Hello,

How is the printer connected?
 
Old 09-13-2005, 07:34 PM   #3
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Directly via USB. I can send a test print with no problems.
 
Old 09-15-2005, 12:16 AM   #4
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I tried this yesterday too.

Under the printers section of my smb.conf, I put in the following lines:

===========

[printers]
comment = All Printers
path = /var/spool/samba
browseable = yes

===========

It worked. If you change the value of the last line to "no", you won't be able to see the printer share. Try it out.

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