[Samba] printing problem
Joel at HammersHome.com
Mon Jan 6 22:46:06 GMT 2003
Glad to have helped.
I would say when I first began fooling with linux, about 1/3 of all my
problems were due to permissions. After two or three or four years, about
1/3 of all my problems are due to permissions, only now I assume any problem
is a permissions problem and check them out first!
On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 09:16:14AM -0800, Oscar Lovera wrote:
> You were right, it was a permission problem (I didn't realized that
> neither of my users but root could print to
> that printer). It took me a while to figure out the problem but I
> traced it to the jetadmin of HP. The printer
> were create with the old jetadmin tool and aparently it doesn't work on
> Solaris (I couldn't figured out why
> it works only for root).
> I removed the printer and recreated it using the new webadmin
> provided by HP and it worked.
> Thanks for your help.
> PS. Daulton, hope it helps you too.
> Joel Hammer wrote:
> >gave 0 means the command was successful.
> >You might look at the printer log file for clues.
> >Maybe the guest user doesn't have the proper permissions to run the lp
> >command but your regular user does.
> >>Running the command `/usr/bin/lp -c -dhplj5
> >>/var/SMBtmp/OSCARXLOVE.g5aGki; rm /var/SMBtmp/OSCARXLOVE.g5aGki' gave 0
> >>01/02/03 15:14:55 guest closed file OSCARXLOVE.g5aGki (numopen=0)
> >>Any idea why the lp command gave 0? It creates the OSCARXLOVE.g5aGki
> >>file just OK
> >>but nothing is printing. It is print just fine if I manually run the
> >>command '/usr/bin/lp -c -dhplj5 /var/SMBtmp/OSCARXLOVE.g5aGki'
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