adding a printer driver to ntdrivers.tdb

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Fri Nov 10 14:18:55 GMT 2000

Jeremy Allison wrote:
> > the way I read the code, you must be connected to the
> > Samba servers as uid 0 in order to add the DRIVER_INFO
> > struct to the ntdrivers.tdb.  However, the SMB access
> > permissions are used to control the addition of the
> > actual driver files to [print$].
> Yes, that's the way it works, but you might want to
> seek confirmation from JF and John Reilly to be sure
> (as they are the last people to have been in this code).

I'm adding adding a notice in PRINTER_DRIVER2.txt to 
this effect.

Cheers, jerry
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