[Samba] Permissions in printer share

Christ Schlacta lists at aarcane.org
Mon Nov 7 16:14:17 MST 2011

On 11/7/2011 14:59, TAKAHASHI Motonobu wrote:
> From: Dale Schroeder<dale at BriannasSaladDressing.com>
> Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2011 15:30:05 -0600
>> On 11/07/2011 2:13 PM, Orlando Irrazabal wrote:
>>> Hi everyone,
>>> I'm trying to migrate my print server to Samba. All is working well
>>> except security. In my domain, some groups are able to print to
>>> certain printers and others to other printers. I tried with "write
>>> list = @group" but it doesn't worked. How do I configure the
>>> permissions on samba's printers, for a user group can print to only
>>> certain printers?
> (snip)
>> Try replacing "write list = @group1"
>> with "valid users = @group1"
>> Dale
> If you use Winbind, you have to specify "@domain\group" style by
> default. Also you can configure printers' permissions by ACL via
> Windows.
> ---
> TAKAHASHI Motonobu<monyo at samba.gr.jp>
I have a similar setup and use the windows printer permissions ACL.  it 
works perfectly now, no complaints.  If you experience any issues, make 
certain your samba is up to date, as some combinations of old-samba and 
printer have issues.

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