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So I have printing working fine in Debian 5 set up with a samba share and even from another computer running Ubuntu Lucid, but when I try to print from ...
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- 08-20-2010 #1
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- Sep 2008
Printing from Windows 7 to a Debian Samba Share
My printer is a Canon MP510, in Ubuntu the MP520 drivers work, but in Debian the Canon BJC-8200 drivers work fine.
Printing locally on the Debian machine works fine. Printing from the Ubuntu machine across the network is fine, but in Windows nothing happens. When I goto add printers it finds it without issue
and I just use the locally installed windows MP510 drivers. However, after that when I try to print a test page or anything else nothing happens. No errors or anything.
Here's my smb.conf:
[global] load printers = yes workgroup = WORKGROUP server string = %h server include = /etc/samba/dhcp.conf dns proxy = no log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m max log size = 1000 syslog = 0 panic action = /usr/share/samba/panic-action %d ####### Authentication ####### security = share printing = cups printcap name = cups security = share #======================= Share Definitions ======================= wins support = no [homes] comment = Home Directories browseable = no read only = yes create mask = 0775 directory mask = 0775 valid users = %S [printers] comment = All Printers path = /home/smbprint browseable = yes printable = yes public = yes create mode = 0700 guest only = yes guest account = smbprint [print$] comment = Printer Drivers path = /var/lib/samba/printers browseable = yes read only = no guest ok = yes
LogLevel warning SystemGroup lpadmin # Allow remote access Port 631 Listen /var/run/cups/cups.sock # Enable printer sharing and shared printers. Browsing On BrowseOrder allow,deny BrowseAllow all BrowseAddress @LOCAL DefaultAuthType Basic <Location /printers> AuthType None Order Deny,Allow Deny From None Allow From All </Location> <Location /> # Allow shared printing... Order allow,deny Allow @LOCAL </Location> <Location /admin> # Restrict access to the admin pages... Order allow,deny </Location> <Location /admin/conf> AuthType Default Require user @SYSTEM # Restrict access to the configuration files... Order allow,deny </Location> <Policy default> <Limit Send-Document Send-URI Hold-Job Release-Job Restart-Job Purge-Jobs Set-Job-Attributes Create-Job-Subscription Renew-Subscription Cancel-Subscription Get-Notifications Reprocess-Job Cancel-Current-Job Suspend-Current-Job Resume-Job CUPS-Move-Job> Require user @OWNER @SYSTEM Order deny,allow </Limit> <Limit CUPS-Add-Modify-Printer CUPS-Delete-Printer CUPS-Add-Modify-Class CUPS-Delete-Class CUPS-Set-Default> AuthType Default Require user @SYSTEM Order deny,allow </Limit> <Limit Pause-Printer Resume-Printer Enable-Printer Disable-Printer Pause-Printer-After-Current-Job Hold-New-Jobs Release-Held-New-Jobs Deactivate-Printer Activate-Printer Restart-Printer Shutdown-Printer Startup-Printer Promote-Job Schedule-Job-After CUPS-Accept-Jobs CUPS-Reject-Jobs> AuthType Default Require user @SYSTEM Order deny,allow </Limit> <Limit CUPS-Authenticate-Job> Require user @OWNER @SYSTEM Order deny,allow </Limit> <Limit All> Order deny,allow </Limit> </Policy>