[Samba] CUPS printers via Samba connect / manage fail
michael.evans at nor-consult.com
Tue Jan 4 23:15:35 UTC 2022
Unable to share CUPS printers with Samba connect / manage fail
I've run out of places to look for more data and search engine results
haven't been helpful (nearly all disable printer support entirely).
Is there any other information I can provide and/or any other tests I can
run to provide useful data?
Error connecting to printers shared via Samba on an AD (both an old WinDom
and a new SamDom).
I can't manage them via the guide's method for adding drivers for windows
(no printers / drivers listed).
Connecting to \\printserver\ shows the CUPS printers
Right click connect fails: Add Printer - Connect to Printer - Windows
cannot connect to the printer - Operation Failed with error 0x0000001f (or
0x00000040 I think? On a clean new Samba domain).
Samba's logs, even at log level 10, don't quite show me where to fix the
I don't know why it can't connect to spoolss, if there's a problem there, if
the samba server can't connect to my workstation (for testing I've disabled
the firewall temporarily, the issue persists), etc.
A fileshare, named testshare, works, I can create files from a Windows 10
I tried asking about this just before New Years, but didn't see any replies.
This time I'm I've re-run the generic data collection script even though
it's just a printer issue, and sanitized everything. Hopefully links to
text documents are allowed.
The samba log files are from the OLD WinDom's new member server, v-ps4
during one restart of the server and attempt to connect to the printer from
a Windows 10 workstation.
New Samba Domain
More information about the samba