cancel with a large number of queues

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Fri Mar 9 01:48:14 GMT 2001

On Thu, 08 Mar 2001 15:04:27 "THIBADEAU,DAN (HP-Roseville,ex1)" wrote:
> I'm using Samba 1.9.18p10 in our print environment. 
> We have about 1200 print queues at one of our sites 
> and discovered that we couldn't cancel print jobs in 
> the 250'th queue or beyond.  We solved the problem by not 
> having more then 250 queues per "netbios alias"
> and having a seperate included file for each, but 
> this is inconvienient.
> My question is, is this still the case in Samba 2.2?  We are
> researching the expansion of this environment and would rather
> have a single host capable of handeling 1000's of queues without
> loss of features and using a single "netbios" name.


Would love to know if this is still a problem in the 
next Samba-2.2.0-alpha# release.  I cannot think of a 
specific to give you other than possibly the move to TDBs
in 2.2

Cheers, jerry
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