[Samba] "Unable to display security information"
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Thu Jun 2 13:12:45 GMT 2005
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| When adding a new printer it appears in the list
| and the administrator can add the printer, but no
| one else can. The security tab for printers is coming up
| with an error ("Unable to display security
| information") when we try to access it from windows
| (via the printers and faxes area). This does
| not happen with the printers that are already
| installed (it comes up like a normal windows
| printer would). Is there something we need to
| add to the samba config to allow us to change
| the security settings?
What Samba version ? I made some changes to the code
that creates the default printer security descriptor
but I've not seen any issues with it. And I don't remember
which version the change went in to. Might have been
Can you run
`rpcclient samba -U adminuser%pw -c 'getprinter <printername> 3'
and send me the output?
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