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You really save my life in x64 bit CUPS driver!! However, thank you for your contribution Alex Thanks for this great explanation! Added problem description and workaround about /var/spool/samba not being accessible for Windows client users to print to the server (permission problem). Adding the printer to CUPS. have a peek at this web-site

Windows system). This is where it get's interesting. Next message: [cups.general] Printing from 32-bit app on 64-bit Linux Messages sorted by: [ date ] [ thread ] [ subject ] [ author ] BobG wrote: > Well, I haven't Cupsaddsmb(8) Name cupsaddsmb. 2.2.x to provide printer drivers and PPD files to Windows. http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-server-73/cupsaddsmb-unable-to-copy-windows-2000-printer-driver-files-2-a-853023/

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I've spent hours researching possible solutions and I've found many that haven't worked. Abstract. Extract the files above. Running command: smbclient //localhost/print$ -N -A /tmp/03a6a4e147ca0 -c ‘mkdir W32X86;put /tmp/03a6a4e0ce4aa W32X86/Officejet_Pro_8500_A909a.ppd;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/ps5ui.dll W32X86/ps5ui.dll;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/pscript.hlp W32X86/pscript.hlp;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/pscript.ntf W32X86/pscript.ntf;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/pscript5.dll W32X86/pscript5.dll' params.c:Parameter() - Ignoring badly formed line in configuration file: cupsys-client package.

I had the same problem using Ubuntu 6.10 & Samba 3.0.22 (cups, foomatic and so on...). Copy files to a share. . Support LQ: Use code LQ3 and save $3 on Domain Registration Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Forums HCL Reviews Tutorials Articles Register Search Search The PS drivers from Win7 32/64 worked on win2003 as well.

Almost nothing to be done. I followed the man page: 1. dll W32X86/ps5ui.dll;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/pscript.hlp W32X86/pscript.hlp; put /usr/share/cups/drivers/pscript.ntf W32X86/pscript.ntf;put /usr/share/cups/d rivers/pscript5.dll W32X86/pscript5.dll'

Unable to copy Windows 2000 printer driver files (2).
Running command: smbclient //localhost/print$ -N -A /tmp/01f19573c8b41 -c 'mkdir W32X86;put /tmp/01f19573bfc1b useful source Regards to everybody.

sgla1 New Member I am running dapper with all updates on a generic wintel pc. Also, read the very useful and well written Gentoo Printing Guide, as I don't cover kernel configuration issues and the like here. I've been at it for 3 days now on a business network with three printers. Cups 1.3.7 and Samba 3.0.33.

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username map = /etc/samba/smbusers unix password sync = Yes syslog = 0 log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m max log size = 1000 printcap name = cups dns proxy = No usershare allow learn this here now elbryan I read somewhere that permissions should be 755 on the /etc/samba/drivers directory. Cups Windows Drivers Happy printing! I also assume you followed all the hints in "man cupsaddsmb" (especially with regard to upper-/lower- casing the driver file names)? > and also using security=user in samba, I added root

I downloaded the .ppd file from the www.openprinting.org website and used it. Check This Out Problem solved. cupsaddsmb - export printers to samba for windows clients. pscript.

The base driver for Windows 2. If so, then do I have to install windows drivers into the ubuntu print share area for clients to download? CUPS and provide a printer driver download. http://brrian.net/unable-to/unable-to-copy-windows-2000-printer-driver-files-2.html Also, I've invited Alexa's bot (aka the wayback-machine) to crawl and archive your blog, because I don't want this information to die.

The problem only happens on my ubuntu dapper system, which I wanted to use as a print server because it has the printer installed locally. Adding the PS drivers for the Windows clients. Xenforo skin by Xenfocus Contact Us Help Imprint Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2014 XenForo Ltd.

Since my printer is much more recent than the Windows systems to which I was trying to connect it (and consequently no drivers for it existed in the guest machines), that

The printserver is any Unix machine that runs CUPS (I've set all this up on my Free. Note: Unlike Windows, case is significant - make sure that. It worked like a charm! :) Alex Sorry for my late response. Emerging the Software.

SAMBA software (version. dll W32X86/ps5ui.dll;put /usr/share/cups/drivers/pscript.hlp W32X86/pscript.hlp; put /usr/share/cups/drivers/pscript.ntf W32X86/pscript.ntf;put /usr/share/cups/d rivers/pscript5.dll W32X86/pscript5.dll'

Unable to copy Windows 2000 printer driver files (2).
Running command: smbclient //localhost/print$ -N -A /tmp/01f19573c64bb -c 'mkdir W32X86;put /tmp/01f19573bfc1b mobjr View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries View LQ Wiki Contributions Find More Posts by mobjr 06-14-2013, 12:45 PM #4 mobjr Member Registered: have a peek here All rights reserved.

silverropeAugust 25th, 2011, 09:13 AMWell, I guess the lack of response means that no one or very few have ever tried this, so I assume the best and probably only way Note: Unlike Windows, case is significant - make sure that. Otherwise only the named printers are. Point-and-Print for HP-Laserjet- VendorDrivers (32 and 64 bit) do not seem to work on a 32bit-Share very well bucknell university This is a good,common sense article.Very helpful to one who is

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