3.0.11 (and previous versions too) printing problem with disable spoolss = yes

Dmitry Melekhov dm at belkam.com
Wed Feb 9 12:19:32 GMT 2005

Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:

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> Dmitry Melekhov wrote:
> | Hello!
> |
> | We still use our samba servers with disable spoolss and
> | with lprng. All worked OK, before yesterday when we
> | added another printer- HP 2300DN.
> |
> | Looks like smbd doesn't send something to win 2000(2003/XP)
> | and it sends  data again and again :-)
> | Here is part of log level 10 log
> The client is polling the server over and over.  This is
> why I really don't like 'disable spoolss'.  Have you considered
> the 'use  client driver' option ?  I don't really like it any
> better but at least you are using the rpc based printing mechanisms. 

I don't remember why I use disable spoolss ;-) I use it for many years.
Certanly, I can (and shall) try use client driver, but win 9x clients 
works OK and other printers works OK with 2k/xp.
So, may be somebody has an idea what can I do?

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