[Samba] Minor problem with CUPS printing.
KCollins at nesbittengineering.com
Fri Jul 18 11:59:15 GMT 2003
> I have that same message on my win2k machine. I can print, and
> all is fine. One of the points, is that if you double click on
> the printer folder, the printers inside that folder do not give
> you that error. The only ones that I get that error from is
> the ones that are on the same page as the shares.
I see what you're saying - mine is the same way. That is curious.
As I said, this doesn't prevent me from printing, just monitoring/modifying
the queue which is what I'd like to do.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: samba-bounces+spierce=page-developer.net at lists.samba.org
> [mailto:samba-bounces+spierce=page-developer.net at lists.samba.org]On
> Behalf Of Collins, Kevin
> Sent: Thursday, July 17, 2003 2:28 PM
> To: 'Karl Banasky'; 'samba at samba.org'
> Subject: RE: [Samba] Minor problem with CUPS printing.
> > Try printcap name = lpstat in the Global settings.
> > Karl-
> Tried that - no dice.
> Anything else to try?
> > >> I've got a Red hat 8.0 machine running the latest
> > "up2date" version of
> > >> Samba
> > >> (2.2.7 with Red Hat's patches) acting as a print server
> > using CUPS.
> > >> The printing of documents is fine for the most part.
> > But I have noticed
> > >> one
> > >> thing that is really nothing more than an annoyance and
> > was wondering if
> > >> anyone else has seen the problem and possibly a cure.
> > >> I have all Windows 2000 Pro clients, most of them have
> > all 5 printers that
> > >> this server controls installed. (The drivers are locally
> > installed and not
> > >> downloaded from the server - I'm still working on that.)
> > All of the
> > >> printers installed show up as they should and all of the
> > driver options
> > >> are
> > >> available.
> > >> But the "Printers" control panel applet keep reporting
> > these printers as
> > >> "Access is denied, unable to connect" when you select
> > one of the printers.
> > >> In addition when you double-click on the one of the
> > printers to see the
> > >> "queue", nothing ever shows up and the same "Access is
> > denied, unable to
> > >> connect" is displayed in the title bar of the dialogue box.
> > >> Since the print jobs are flowing, I'm not *too*
> > concerned about them, but
> > >> I
> > >> would like to remove this message and be able to the
> > print queues if that
> > >> is
> > >> possible.
> > >> --
> > >> Kevin L. Collins, MCSE
> > >> Systems Manager
> > >> Nesbitt Engineering, Inc.
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