[PATCH] s3-smbd: move print_backend_init() behind init_system_info()

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Apr 4 21:52:18 MDT 2012

On Wed, 2012-04-04 at 18:33 +0200, Ralph Wuerthner wrote:
> We noticed in Samba 3.6.3 the following error messages during smbd startup:
> [2012/04/04 16:29:50.511526,  0] printing/nt_printing_ads.c:360(check_published_printers)
>   check_published_printers: Could not create system session_info
> [2012/04/04 16:29:50.512101,  0] printing/nt_printing.c:102(nt_printing_init)
>   nt_printing_init: error checking published printers: WERR_ACCESS_DENIED
> It turned out that commit 62a2a9 "s3-smbd: Regroup some init functions." by
> Andreas Schneider <asn at samba.org> caused theses error messages.
> I wrote the patch below to reorder print_backend_init() behind
> init_system_info(). Is this working as expected or does it cause a
> catastrophic malfunction in Samba?

This sounds reasonable to me.  init_system_info() needs to be one of the
first calls made at startup.  

Other work seems to have resolved the call order in master, so for 3.6
you will need to file this in bugzilla for approval. 


Andrew Bartlett
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