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Re: [opensuse] Re: Newbie with thicker skin
  • From: Darryl Gregorash <raven@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 08 Jan 2007 21:00:34 -0600
  • Message-id: <45A30552.3010401@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 2007-01-08 14:39, Eberhard Roloff wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Darryl Gregorash wrote:
>
> [...]
>
>> Only if you need to connect to a printer
>> installed on a Windows machine will you need to use Samba (I think, I've
>> never tried this from a Linux system).
>>
>
> no. Samba does not do any harm here but is is _not_ needed. As long as your
> windows box runs win 2k or newer, you can very easily print from linux to
> the printers on the windows box by using cups with ipp.
>
OK, thanks for this, Eberhard. As I said, I've never tried to share a
printer on a Win system, so wasn't sure.

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