Stop me before I go an' rm -rf / my feisty install!!

Alex Janssen alex at
Mon Mar 5 02:48:48 UTC 2007

Gabriel Dragffy said the following on 03/04/2007 08:35 PM:
> No thanks to my brain deadedness I got it to print from the feisty 
> client using cups. First had to edit the cupsd file on the print server 
> to allow connections! Doh!
> As for the Samba printing, I just don't know. There is no doubt that the 
> feisty client has samba client stuff installed, otherwise it wouldn't be 
> able to browse the samba shares on the network. Had already tried 
> setting it up as a windows printer smb, and it is here that I can see 
> the workgroup, I can see all the computers, I can select the print 
> server, I can select the appropriate printer on the print server and I 
> can then choose the correct driver for it. Grrr! At least I have ipp 
> printing which can keep me going, I'd like to get to the bottom of the 
> samba printing though.
That'll be good to remember about the cupsd file.  I've been printing 
from SCO Unix via smbprint for a year or so.


Charlottesville, Virginia

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