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[kubuntu] Printing to Vista Printer - nothing appears at the printer

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http://ubuntuforums.org – When I had 32 bit Kubuntu 11.10, I could share the Canon printer on my wife's Vista machine. A couple of days ago, I changed to 64 bit Kubuntu, and I needed to re-install the printer. I used the "New Printer" option in System settings, and set it as * Windows printer Via Samba * smb://tosh/canon270 (same settings as for 32 bit) * driver is "Cups + Gutenprint (simplified) The only difference is that I used my own ppd driver before, and this time I'm using the Cups driver The problem now is when I print something, nothing appears at the printer, even though Cups says (Hardware)