[Samba] Printing problem..

Frank Matthieß fm+samba at Microdata-POS.de
Fri Oct 25 09:30:01 GMT 2002

On Fri, Oct 25, 2002 at 11:19:00AM +0200, informatica wrote:
> I'm having a little problem with a HP 8550 Laser Color printer shared
> under samba.  The printer works fine with local prints, I can see the
> resource printer from Win2k2 explorer.  I install the remote printer
> in a W2k2 workstation, windows ask me for drivers, and then, I
> installed them.  The problem is: when I'm triying to access the
> printer, windows told me: "Access denied, can establish the connection
> to the printer" (or something like that)
> Additional data
> *workstation.log:
>         [2002/10/24 13:49:32, 0] printing/printing.c:print_job_start(952)
>       print_job_start: insufficient permissions to open spool file /var/spool/lpd/lp/smbprn.000010.k0nvGV.
> *permissions of /var/spool/lpd/lp -> 777
> *Samba server: Version 2.2.3a-6 for Debian
> *OS: Debian (of course) 3.0
> *Client workstation: windows 2000

Whats's your samba setup for printing?
Give us the printing part of your smb.conf or better from output of

Frank Matthieß                                    fm+samba at Microdata-pos.de

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