[Samba] Finished print jobs are piling up on windows clients

samba at vaag.nu samba at vaag.nu
Tue Jan 11 15:28:46 GMT 2005

On Tue, 11 Jan 2005, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:

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> samba at barendse.to wrote:
>> Printing from windows clients to Samba through cups works perfectly but
>> old (finished) print jobs are piling up in the print queue for the
>> printer on the client side.
>> I never had this problem with the clients when the server was running
>> RedHat 6.2 with Samba 2.2.8 and LPD. The server has
>> been replaced with a server running a RedHat Enterprise Linux rebuild
>> (TaoLinux). The Samba version is 3.0.9
> Known issue.  See:
> 	https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2220
> I'll try to finish it up this week.

Thanks, but is it really the same problem? I don't have any visible jobs 
in cups, just samba. On the other hand,
rm -f /var/lock/samba/printing/?*.tdb
solves my problem too.


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