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

Charles McLaughlin cmclaughlin at ucdavis.edu
Tue Jan 10 20:19:19 GMT 2006

I have the same problem and would really like to here from anyone with a 


On 01/10/2006 09:53 AM, Dominic Iadicicco wrote:
> 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.

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