Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 169932
smb printers: browsing outside local network, wins support
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:14 EST
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Description of problem:
The following fix adds support for browsing smb printers outside the local subnet.
It checks if a wins server is declared in smb.conf and uses the first one when browsing.
The patch adds a new column in the treeview, column that is used to contain domain informations, such as domain name and ip address of the master browser.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. browse the network looking for a printer
Actual Results: A complete list of servers across subnets is returned
Created attachment 119638 [details]
patch for the bug report
Thank you very much!