[Samba] Re: Howto modify samba printer ACLs without Windows?

Guido Lorenzutti guido at lorenzutti.com.ar
Mon Nov 19 21:56:10 GMT 2007

Christoph Peus wrote:
> Jim McDonough wrote:
>> On Nov 19, 2007 10:27 AM, Christoph Peus <cp at uni-wh.de> wrote:
>>> I would like to limit access to our samba shared printers to certain
>>> user groups by commandline without using Windows. Is this possible?
>> see smbcacls
>> http://us1.samba.org/samba/docs/man/manpages-3/smbcacls.1.html
> Thanks, but the manpage says:
> "The smbcacls program manipulates NT Access Control Lists (ACLs) on
> SMB file shares."
> Is there a trick to make this work for printer shares?
> Christoph

Yes, you have to create a share per printer... saddly... I have the same
I have 400 printers and I need to do the same thing you are trying to do
with no luck.

Tell me if you find a solution to this.

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