printer server (winXP/Vista/7)

Craig White craigwhite at
Sun Aug 14 11:38:35 UTC 2011

On Sat, 2011-08-13 at 23:14 -0700, Tom Sparks wrote:
> I am looking for a printer server software for a windows XP computer, that has printer drivers for vista(64bit)
> whats available?
> whats my options?
> a little bit of background:
> I have a printer that canon well not write drivers for vista (64bit), I have reconnected it to the XP computer, hoping I did not need to install the drivers to use it across the samba network
use cups & samba

setup a 'raw' print queue to the printer using cups

share the printer via samba

use a native/standard print driver on Windows system that prints to the
cups server as a destination.


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