[Wine]Using Printer

Joachim von Thadden thadden at web.de
Thu Jan 13 08:48:42 CST 2005

Am Do, Jan 13, 2005 at 08:48:56 -0500 schrieb Don Flinn:
> >Am So, Jan 09, 2005 at 11:24:09 -0500 schrieb Don Flinn:
> >> How do I set up my local printer (run from FC3), to be usable by windows
> >> applications under wine?  Under windows I would go Start -> Printers and
> >> Fax -> Add a printer -> ...    
> >If you are using CUPS you don't have to do anything. Just start your
> >windows application and print. Your printers are already there. You can
> >not use windows printer drivers with Wine.
> >Regards
> >	Joachim
> Thank you for your suggestions.
> My printer is listed in /etc/cups/printers.conf and I can print from
> programs running outside wine, so I assume cups is working ok.  I must
> be missing some setup internal to wine.  I am using wine 20041201.  The
> programs I'm trying to run under wine say that no printer is installed
> and when I go to the printer setup in, for example quickbooks, it tells
> me to go to windows and install the printer.  I checked some other
> programs running under wine and I can't print from them also.

IN the config the region [spooler] must be commented out with ; in front
of each line.

> Don
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