Error NT_STATUS_BAD_NETWORK_NAME printing from Mac to Linux Printer

Just fixed. Was getting

Tree connect failed (NT_STATUS_BAD_NETWORK_NAME)

when printing from my Mac to a printer hanging off a Ubuntu machine.

Having recently upgraded Ubuntu that was probably the culprit.

This link has more details

The short answer was to restart the following on the Ubuntu machine.

$sudo service cups restart
$sudo service smbd restart

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Brad Lucas is President and CEO of Beacon Hill, Inc., a New York based software development consultancy. Beacon Hill develops software for hedge fund and alternative investment firms looking to increase their competitive advantage through technology.
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