[Samba] Users can't pause or cancel print jobs

Dominic Iadicicco diadicic at gmail.com
Tue Jan 10 17:53:35 GMT 2006

I have looked everywhere.  I can find anything on permissions with regards
to Printing to a samba server.  From what I ve read Googling around.  This
appears to be a current problem.

I don't want to believe that this is an overlooked problem.
  This function is something that production servers have to be able to do.

On 1/9/06, Adam Nielsen <adam.nielsen at uq.edu.au> wrote:
> > When my windows user try to pause print jobs it does not work and
> > gives them an error "Error Processing Command" in Windows.   If they
> > try to cancel a print job it doesn't give any error.  It just
> > disappears from the print queue and print anyway.
> I think this means the users don't have the necessary permissions in
> Samba.  Have a look at the Samba manual in the section about
> permissions to see how to allow users to pause/cancel print jobs.
> Cheers,
> Adam.

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