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Printing using a VirtualBox guest in Linux

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http://serverfault.com – I have a printer setup, which is a bit awkward. The printers are exported by a SMB host using the printer sharing feature. However the shared printers are not seen by my Linux system (gentoo). Using the SMBClient I can list them, but any attempt to install these printers within cups failed. I also have a Windows system, which is running within a VirtualBox instance. This system shares the same network adapter using the NAT-Adapter provided by VirtualBox. Within this system I am able to configure the printers and I can print just fine. Now the question is, whether there is some way, to use th (HowTos)