[Samba] XP SP1 Clients wont print to Samba / Cups Server

Graham Bentley gbentley at uk2.net
Thu Feb 17 21:42:43 GMT 2005

Sridhar Venkatakrishnan wrote:
> Hi,
> Did you check the permissions of the spooling directory specified in the 
> samba share? It would be the directory pointed to by the 'path' 
> parameter of the printer share. You could also set the debug level of 
> the smbd daemon to 10 and look at the logs. A quick grep for 
> ACCESS_DENIED and WERR might throw up interesting results.

Yes as follows ;

chmod 777 /var/spool/samba
chown nobody:nobody /var/spool/samba

However I finally sorted it out today.

I used the RAW queue instead of the cups
filters and it worked straight away !!!

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