Printing from my linux machine through a win print server stopped working.
I've configured it to configure printer trough samba (or similar wording) in
yast. It worked for a few days than it stopped working. It doesn't give an
error or anything it just doesn't print.
Could it be the samba configuration???
have a look into /usr/bin/samba_print. This is the script that does the
printing. You have the possibility to enable error logging. Sadly, this
script (talking about 6.2) will "print to nowhere" if say, the client is
not connected. I had -Win 3.11- as a print server and running it for
more that 48 hours made it secretly close the service, but still
claiming everything is right.
It's always a wise idea (after looking into the logs) to reboot the
the other file involved is /etc/apsfilterrc.<PRINTERNAME>. It contains
service names, passwords and stuff like that. The there might be
authentication issues as well, like changed passwords that come to my
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