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

Guido Lorenzutti guido at lorenzutti.com.ar
Thu Nov 22 09:00:01 GMT 2007

This would be great, but the cupsaddsmb dosen't make the share in
samba... I will read again the manpage, but as far as I know..

Necos Secon wrote:
> You don't have to write a script, as the wonderful CUPS team already
> did. It's called cupsaddsmb. Refer to its manpage for instructions.
>
> > Date: Thu, 22 Nov 2007 05:51:42 -0300
> > From: guido at lorenzutti.com.ar
> > To: secon_kun at hotmail.com
> > CC: cp at uni-wh.de; samba at lists.samba.org
> > Subject: Re: [Samba] Re: Howto modify samba printer ACLs without
> Windows?
> >
> > Necos Secon wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > > > Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2007 18:56:10 -0300
> > > > From: guido at lorenzutti.com.ar
> > > > To: cp at uni-wh.de
> > > > Subject: Re: [Samba] Re: Howto modify samba printer ACLs without
> > > Windows?
> > > > CC: samba at lists.samba.org
> > > >
> > > > 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
> > > > problem.
> > > > 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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> > > Have either of you tried setting the permissions on \\server\Printer
> > > <file://%5C%5Cserver%5CPrinter>? Since this is the way that I see
> > > WinXP try to do when I access a printer.
> > >
> > >
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> > Yes! I found this! Is great.
> > Know im working on a script to parse the printers.conf from the cups and
> > make the shares in samba. You need a share per printer to assing
> > privilegies like you suggest.
> >
> > Tnxs.
> >
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