[Samba] ongoing printer issues

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Feb 1 14:56:24 MST 2012

On Wed, Feb 01, 2012 at 09:54:35PM +0000, Tom Ryan wrote:
> So I continue to work through the various printing issues I've had with Samba. Hopefully the indexing of my messages will prove useful to others :)
> Anyway, while my previous "fixes" have gotten us printing for the most part, we still experience random issues (mostly with PDF printing to certain printers and printing from speciality programs).
> Anyway, our current issue is as such.
> User can print from Word/Outlook/Firefox/etc just fine.
> User prints from speciality program to same printer (as word/etc) and it does not print.
> Samba reports (at log level 3) a slew of stuff, the most unusual part though is
> [2012/02/01 16:43:55.319563,  3] smbd/error.c:81(error_packet_set)
>   error packet at smbd/ipc.c(137) cmd=37 (SMBtrans) STATUS_BUFFER_OVERFLOW
> I should note that this is a Win7 64bit system printing to 3.6.3
> I've found some posts on the 'net relating to regressions in samba and 64bit clients, but I was hoping if anyone had some other suggestions.

Please get a debug level 10 log of this error and open a
bug at bugzilla.samba.org.

Thanks !


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