[CentOS] Creating a CentOS Print Server for Windows Clients
Joseph L. Casale
JCasale at activenetwerx.com
Thu Mar 26 19:32:31 UTC 2009
>It just needs a working cups and samba install to get it working. I run
>several linux print servers for windows clients, including driver installs.
What/How do you handle authentication/perms for the printers?
>The only real problem I had was right before service pack 3 came out for XP.
>Some security update broke ALL my HP print drivers on the XP boxes. I fought
>with it for 3 weeks, and had to create cups print driver based packages for
>all the HP printers until SP3 magically fixed it. I never found out what
Huh, that was my next question. It's trivial to add drivers for various windows
platforms to my windows servers, and it appears you have done this as well. I
will check out Samba's doc site to see what's involved in making a cups print
driver based package.
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