[Samba] W2K printer problem

Robert Vangel vangelr at rfgt.net
Fri Jun 10 05:56:25 GMT 2005

Joe Cipale wrote:
> I am getting the following prblem from my Winblows printer.
> Using the CUPS printer Config tool, the printer can be setup as a 
> smb://host_name/printer
> When I attempt to send a test page, I get the following message:
> Description: Brother LaserJet
> Location: royal
> Printer State: processing, accepting jobs.
> "Unable to connect to SAMBA host, will retry in 60 seconds...ERROR: 
> Connection failed with error NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED"
> Device URI: smb://royal/lsj
> I have the printer setup to accept sharing on the WIndows host(royal),
> I have the permissions set to allow everyone to print/manage 
> printers/print jobs

Afaik, `Everyone' in Windows permissions doesn't include Anonymous. Try 
adding that in there as well.

> This is a small, 3 workstation network at home. Nothing fancy. This is 
> the one
> item that CONTINUES to drive me up the g**damn wall (printing to 
> windows...)
> A wee bit of help, please?
> Joe

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