[Samba] Domain user printing
rgm at htt-consult.com
Tue Oct 26 13:39:34 MDT 2010
On 10/26/2010 01:51 PM, Dale Schroeder wrote:
> On 10/26/2010 11:15 AM, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>> On 10/26/2010 06:39 AM, Lukasz Zalewski wrote:
>>> On 25/10/2010 19:52, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>>>> It looks like a domain user has NO printing permission.
>>>> Do I need Policy Editor for this? Where do I get it to run on an XP
>>>> I have seen various notes about this, but I can't make head or
>>>> tails of
>>> Have a look at
>>> This explains deployment of system policy through samba 3.X. It also
>>> outlines the difference between system policy and group policy
>>> You can still use Local Group Policy (through gpedit.msc), but as
>>> the name suggests its local to every machine, and not deployable
>>> from the Domain Controller.
>> What good is it to know how to implement a policy for all computers
>> on the domain if you don't know what policy is giving you the problem?
>> How do I troubleshoot this blockage. All I get is the print failure
>> when using a domain user.
> Are any of the group policies in the following section set? A
> previous email stated you were looking at templates under "Computer
> Configuration", so check under
> *User Configuration*\Administrative Templates\Control Panel\Printers
> Details here:
This looks promising. That is exactly the error message I got when
trying to connect to the PDC's print share.
The kb only shows how to add this to the registry, not set it as a
policy. But the links for the SPE may be a help for this...
>>> If you using samba4 have a look at
>>> These tools include Group Policy Management console that works very
>>> well with samba4
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