[Samba] Testparm CUPS warning

Micha Ballmann ballmann at uni-landau.de
Wed Nov 21 12:19:07 UTC 2018

Thanks Penny,

i removed the "print command" and the message has gone and i understand 
it why. By the way it makes sense^^. I added this directive for testing 
my papercut application and forgot to remove it!

In SAMBA 4.8 no warnings were showed.

Thanks for the help!

Best regards


Am 21.11.2018 um 12:02 schrieb Rowland Penny via samba:
> Perhaps this extract from 'man smb.conf' will help:
>             For printing = CUPS : If SAMBA is compiled against libcups, then
>             printcap = cups uses the CUPS API to submit jobs, etc. Otherwise it
>             maps to the System V commands with the -oraw option for printing,
>             i.e. it uses lp -c -d%p -oraw; rm %s. With printing = cups, and if
>             SAMBA is compiled against libcups, any manually set print command
>             will be ignored.
> The last line says it all, you might as well remove the 'print command'
> line, it is being ignored.
> Rowland
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