printer sharing problem

Gary Kirkpatrick pegngaryubuntu at
Mon Apr 19 02:34:02 UTC 2010

On Sun, Apr 18, 2010 at 8:15 PM, Nathan Bahn <nathan.bahn at> wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 18, 2010 at 9:01 AM, Gary Kirkpatrick <pegngaryubuntu at>
> wrote:
>> I have a Dell notebook 10 connected to a Canon printer.  I have a HP
>> laptop running 9.1/Vista.  I have enabled printer sharing under
>> admin/printing/server.  I can not print from HP from ubuntu nor Vista
>> (which half the time can not display the notebook's contents anyway).
>> This arrangement has worked before- I have been able to print from the
>> HP.  I can transfer files back and forth between the Ubuntu computers.
>> There is a wireless router.
>> Thanks for any assistance.
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> 2 questions:
> Is security enabled on the wireless router?
> What is the manufacturer and model of the wireless router?
> --N.B.

Security is enabled.  I can share files from ubuntu on the HP.  From
the notebook I can get files from and send to the hp in vista, but
only sometimes the other way round.


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