SV_TYPE_PRINTQ_SERVER flag always true?

Tim Potter tpot at
Tue May 14 17:10:02 GMT 2002

On Tue, May 14, 2002 at 12:21:59PM -0400, James Guzicki - IMG wrote:

> I hope this is the right list for this.  In trying to diagnose a printer 
> browsing problem on our Window machines, we discovered that all of our 
> Samba 2.2.3a and 2.0.9 servers in the Browse List were registering with the 
> SV_TYPE_PRINTQ_SERVER flag, meaning they had a print queue.  This was true 
> even for servers who didn't have printers at all.  This will pose a problem 
> for us soon because we will have about 50 Sun servers running Samba in the 
> near future, at least half of which will be over slow connections.  I 

Just out of curiosity, why is this a problem?

It does sound like a bug though.


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