Printing from ubuntu
For printing from ubuntu we need the following packages. Usually it is given in latest ubuntu.
cupsys foomatic-filters-ppds smbclient
After installing them by apt-get install we need some configuration change.
If this /etc/cups/supsd.conf exists then need to change the following line
And put entry Allow all in the following section of the /etc/cups/cupsd.conf file
Restrict access to the server
Restrict access to the Admin page
Restrict access to the configuration file
Now restart your cups server by executing /etc/init.d/cups start
Open your browser and type
http://localhost or IP :631
You will now find a web utility and provide the correct info there and you are done.
N.B. During configuration you must select the option “Windows printer by samba”