[Samba] several users with several printers
Roel van Meer
rolek at alt001.com
Wed Oct 31 08:05:26 GMT 2007
Guido Lorenzutti writes:
> Hi people. I have a Samba PDC with Microsoft Clients. My printserver is
> a CUPS and I would like to know how do you handle if you have more than
> 2000 users and you have to set up the printers for each one.
> Do you use a netlogon script to map the printers?
> Do you set individual permissions for each printer in the samba?
> Do you setup every printer by hand?
We use automatically generated login scripts from which the printers are
added. For this, we use the following command:
RUNDLL32 PRINTUI.DLL,PrintUIEntry /in /q /n\\SERVERNAME\PRINTERNAME
The precise grokking of this has been excellently described in my dead-tree
version of the official samba-3 howto and reference guide.
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