[CS-FSLUG] Printer and Samba

Alan Trick alantrick at gmail.com
Mon Dec 18 16:11:46 CST 2006

Connect the thing to your ubuntu box, and then share it with cups and
connect to it via IPP. Works for Windows XP or any *nix system with
cups. I just did it the other day (with Gentoo). Here's a howto
http://www.howtoforge.com/ipp_based_print_server_cups (it's not mine,
just one I found).

Alan Trick

On Mon, 2006-12-18 at 21:31 +0100, he7316575 wrote:
> ..or SSH.
> Well, this is my third or fourth try to get a printer working from a 
> Ubuntu-PC (with XP too) to a Ubuntu (and Fedora3)PC. I have tried most 
> things
> - download driver for Brother MPC210-C making an installation on both PC
> - trying to use Samba, which is not easy at all, for me
> - my printer is not networking-printer connected to the router. The 
> printer is locally connected as a USB-printer. I have used the 
> CUPS-drive in PCwithUbuntu and XP. It is working in that Ubuntu. but as 
> You understand not on the second computer.
> Any advice?!
> Regards once more from Sweden
> Hilding E
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