[Samba] WinY2k Access Denied on Printing

Fabiano Mucillo - func fmucillo at ifi.unicamp.br
Fri May 17 10:33:02 GMT 2002

On Fri, 17 May 2002, Adam Williams wrote:

> 1. UNIX printing works flawlessly (this box is an lpd server for lots of
> unix clients).
> 2. Samba printing from both Win9x and WinY2k worked flawlessly under
> 2.2.1a, for a long time.
> 3. Printing does work, but only for awhile. And ONLY WinY2k clients are
> effected, Win9x clients continue to print just fine

Hi Adam, I had a similar problem in 2.2.3a version.

Try to set these two things:
disable spoolss = no
use client driver = yes

Look to "use client driver" explanation in the smb.conf manpage.


                              Fabiano Mucillo

CCJDR - Physics Institute - UNICAMP
Network Administrator


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