[Solved] Re: [Samba] Samba closing printer prematurely?
paulg at cs.yorku.ca
Mon Sep 26 13:25:32 GMT 2005
In the driver settings page I set the option print directly to printer
and *not* to spool the print jobs.
On Tue, Sep 20, 2005 at 03:09:19PM -0400, Paul Griffith wrote:
> Greetings Samba Users,
> I have a strange issue. Adobe Reader can't print to a Samba
> printer. It would be funny except it is happening to me....
> Adobe Reader can't print PDF files to a true Adobe PS3 printer but GhostView can
> print PDF files without any problems.
> The printer in question is a Ricoh Aficio AP4510.
> I tried Samba v3.0.11 and v3.0.20 and I get the same result, no
> printer output.
> As a member of the Domain Admin group I can print from AcroReader
> without any problems. All other users can't print....sounds like a
> permission problem.
> Using FileMon from SysInternal I see spoolsv.exe returning a ACCESS
> DENIED error. A ethereal dump shows communications between the client and the
> Samba Server.
> A level 4 debug level from Samba shows:
> [2005/09/20 14:31:16, 3] smbd/reply.c:reply_printopen(3535)
> openprint fd=5 fnum=9756
> [2005/09/20 14:31:16, 3] smbd/process.c:process_smb(1114)
> Transaction 566 of length 41
> [2005/09/20 14:31:16, 3] smbd/process.c:switch_message(900)
> switch message SMBsplclose (pid 758) conn 0x8311a10
> [2005/09/20 14:31:16, 4] smbd/uid.c:change_to_user(217)
> change_to_user: Skipping user change - already user
> [2005/09/20 14:31:16, 3] smbd/reply.c:reply_printclose(3561)
> printclose fd=5 fnum=9756
> Seem like Samba is opening and closing the printer connection at the
> same timem, so nothing is getting down the pipe.
> Anyone have any tips, ideas I can try?
> As I said this problem is only with AcroReader v7.0.3 on a fully patched
> WinXP2 box.
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