[Samba] windows spooler crashing

Pablo Marques pmarques at herald.com
Mon Aug 12 08:53:00 GMT 2002

I have samba 2.2.5 on RedHat 7.3.
I have installed the following patches on samba:


from ftp://ftp.samba.org/pub/jerry/patches/post-2.2.5

Still experiencing frequent windows nt 4 spooler crashes when installing
or removing printers from the samba server.
If I disable winbind and the clients login as nobody, the problem goes
Any help would be greatly appreciated.

I am using cups 1.1.14, the printer drivers get downloaded automatically
and this is my smb.conf

        workgroup = MYGROUP
        interfaces = eth0
        security = DOMAIN
        encrypt passwords = Yes
        update encrypted = Yes
        password server = *
        pam password change = Yes
        log level = 2
        log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
        socket options = TCP_NODELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=8192
        printcap name = cups
        preferred master = False
        local master = No
        domain master = False
        dns proxy = No
        wins server =
        hide local users = Yes
        winbind uid = 10000-20000
        winbind gid = 10000-20000
        template shell = /bin/bash
        winbind separator = +
        winbind cache time = 600
        winbind use default domain = Yes
        printer admin = @Domain_Printer_Oper
        printing = cups

        comment = All Printers
        path = /var/spool/samba
        printable = Yes
        browseable = No

        path = /var/spool/pdrivers
        write list = @Domain_Printer_Oper

        path = /var/pdrivers
        write list = @Domain_Printer_Oper


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