[Bug 967410] Re: Windows clients cannot connect to shared printers
james.page at ubuntu.com
Mon Sep 3 13:20:50 UTC 2012
It would be also useful to see the output from:
net rpc rights list -S <server> -U<username>
for anyone seeing this issue as well.
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Windows clients cannot connect to shared printers
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Since installing 12.04 I can no longer connect my windows XP clients to my laser printers on the Ubuntu system using samba.
It works on 11.10 using the exact same smb.conf file.
I can see the printers from the windows clients, I can select it, I install the drivers locally from the windows pc. When I click next I get the message "Windows cannot connect to the printer. Either the printer name was typed incorrectly or the specified printer has lost its connection to the sever".
This is a deal breaker for me.
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