[Samba] losing print driver associations on reboot

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed May 8 09:53:01 GMT 2002

On 8 May 2002, Nick Pietraniec wrote:

> Hello all, I've got a strange problem with Samba 2.2.4.  I'm able to
> associate print drivers to printers (raw queue in cups).  My clients are
> able to see that the drivers belong to the printers, and they download
> them, but as soon as the server reboots, I lose my driver associations
> and I need to once again specify a driver on the windows end.  The Print
> server was an upgrade from Samba 2.2.2 running RedHat 7.2 and CUPS
> 1.1.14.  I reverted back to 2.2.2 and everything is again working fine,
> but I'm wondering why this is happening with 2.2.4

sound slike your tdb files may be stored in a directory 
that is getting cleaned out on a reboot.  Can you check this 

Did you build from source or are you using a pre-packaged

cheers, jerry
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