[ubuntu-uk] Sharing printer with Cups on Ubuntu server

Mark Allison home at markallison.co.uk
Fri Apr 11 21:41:06 BST 2008


Enjoy. I have a print server set up on Ubuntu server serving Mac OS Leopard,
Ubuntu clients, XP and Vista.

On Fri, Apr 11, 2008 at 6:56 PM, Rob Beard <rob at esdelle.co.uk> wrote:

> Andrew Oakley wrote:
> > Rob Beard wrote:
> >> (possibly 7.10 to start with and then 8.04 when it's released in a
> >
> > 8.04 is as stable as damnit right now. I've been testing it since
> > December, and as of about two weeks ago (Beta), I have had no
> instabilities.
> >
> I guess, it seems fairly stable on my desktop and since it's not doing
> anything mission critical then I'm sure it'll be fine.
> I've just had a look at the printer, I didn't realise it's a
> printer/scanner/copier!
> It is supported on Linux (it's a Samsung CLX-2160 Colour
> Laser/Scanner/Copier) which is supplied with Linux drivers.  Sods law
> though I bet installing the Linux drivers will only allow me to print
> from Windows and not scan from the Windows machine over the network.
> Saying that though, Samsung do have a networked version of the printer
> so maybe it's possible.
> I'll have a look at the Windows driver and see what it says.
> Rob
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