[Samba] samba log and cups
ecasbas at unav.es
Fri May 19 07:31:38 GMT 2006
Mark Proehl wrote:
> if your samba is compiled without libcups, then you should not set
> printing = CUPS.
you can use CUPS with samba even if samba is not linked against libcups.so.
> >From the smb.conf manual page:
> "For printing = CUPS : If SAMBA is compiled against libcups, then printcap = cups uses the CUPS API
> to submit jobs, etc."
> If samba is not compiled against libcups, how should it be able to use
> the cups api?
Because we've using our customized "print command" , no from the CUPS
This command do some sort internal proccesing and then send the job from
the spool samba
to spool cups, and samba/cups integration is working perfect, but as I
said, the unique problem
is the log error from samba.
> On Thu, May 18, 2006 at 05:56:44PM +0200, Emilio Casbas wrote:
>> We've seen a lot of lines in samba log with the message;
>> [2006/05/18 17:49:15, 0] printing/pcap.c:pcap_cache_reload(149)
>> Unable to open printcap file CUPS for read!
>> Our smbd isn´t compiled with CUPS why we are using a customized "print
>> however, we are using CUPS as printer system with;
>> printing = CUPS
>> printcap name = CUPS
>> All system is working well, the only problem is the samba log what it's
>> filling with
>> that message.
>> samba version is samba-3.0.20
>> any ideas?
>> Emilio C.
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