Solved: FreeBSD as print server w/CUPS + samba + apsfilter

Bart Silverstrim bsilver at
Tue May 25 04:52:55 PDT 2004

On May 24, 2004, at 9:56 PM, Mike wrote:

> Greetings:
> This post is a result of 2 days of thrashing trying to get FreeBSD 
> (4.9) to act as a print server to Win2K/XP clients.  I have included 
> links to a how-to that I wrote that includes a full install and 
> configuration of CUPS and Samba so that local (connected to server) 
> printers print locally, and so that that local printer(s) can then be 
> shared (served) as network printer amongst Windows 2k/XP clients.

Is it possible to have the writeup put on something like bsddiary so 
others could easily refer to it down the road?

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