Jaunty 9.04 Blind to XP's Shared Network Printer
Binary package hint: smbclient
I am using Ubuntu Jaunty 9.10 e/w all current updates.
smbclient: Installed: 2:3.3.2-1ubuntu3
First let me state that the Windows Networked/Shared printer can be utilized just fine by two other Linux computers on mine - (1) a Dell 910 Netbook running Ubuntu 8.04 and another computer running Xubuntu 8.10. I print just fine from these machines, but NOT Jaunty 9.04.
There are a number of posts in GENERAL regarding Jaunty having various problems with Networked Printers, but none quite like my problem. I feel that this is actually a networking/SAMBA issue, so that is why I posted it here.
When I try to add a printer attached to and shared on my Windows XP box with System-
Note: Squirrel is the hostname of my Windows XP box.
If I browse Places-
|Changed in system-config-printer (Ubuntu):|
|status:||New → Invalid|
|the motorman (rdoctors) wrote : Re: [Bug 368273] Re: Jaunty 9.04 Blind to XP's Shared Network Printer||#24|