[Samba] our windows APW can't add printer driver to samba domain
m21 at altern.org
Fri Oct 10 05:35:20 GMT 2003
We've actually tried changing that. also we've tried different
permissions on the printers/W* directories, but still the same error on APW.
We'll tried to do it using rpcclient commands.
From what I gathered on websites describing what we're trying to do,
the only difference between theirs and our configuration is the
"security = user". Are the permissions different when using "security =
So we'll try to install them that way.
I'll tell you what happens after we've tried all those possibilities.
daniel.jarboe at custserv.com wrote:
>>Driver Wizard on a Windows client, with a username part of
>>the 'print admin' group, we get this error message:
>>"Unable to install HP Lazerjet 4000 Series PCL 6, Windows 2000, Intel
>>Driver. Access denied"
>> comment = Printer Drivers
>> path = /var/lib/samba/printers
>> write list = root, @MYGROUP\Staff
>> create mask = 0700
>Can /var/lib/samba/printers be reached by a member of @MYGROUP\Staff?
>What does the ownership permissions of the subdirectories look like?
>i.e. W32X86... W32X86/2... W32X86/3?
>Your create mask of 0700 seems like it would be problematic for a few
>reasons, but mostly because your write list is group based, and other
>users will not be able to read files from print$.
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