viewing jobs in printer queues broken in 3.0.0?
M A Young
m.a.young at durham.ac.uk
Tue Oct 21 09:56:03 GMT 2003
On Mon, 20 Oct 2003, John H Terpstra wrote:
> On Mon, 20 Oct 2003, M A Young wrote:
> > As far as I can tell, viewing of print jobs on the server is
> > completely broken in samba 3. I have tested this on linux and solaris
> > servers (the active lines in the smb.conf file from the linux box are
> > below), with spoolss on and off, and from XP and smbclient. Presumably
> > this means that the job management facilities are also broken. Is this a
> > known bug, or conversely does someone have a setup where viewing print
> > queues on the server actually works?
> Works for me. Is it still "completely broken" with the following changes?
> What version of CUPS do you have? What is the platform?
Trying with cups turned on doesn't help either. To make it clear what I am
complaining about, I am not saying you can't print, rather that you can't
list print jobs queued to print on the server. If you send a print job, it
is listed immediately after you send it, possibly while it is still being
transmitted, but shortly after it disappears, regardless as to whether it
is actually printed.
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