[Samba] Print Server - Unable to upload printer driver

Alfonso Conner c1581634 at gmail.com
Fri Jun 3 02:44:09 UTC 2022

Hi Samba Team,

I try to setup a Samba Print Server and encountered the following error
trying to upload printer driver.

Reference setup guide:
- Stuck at uploading driver

Error message:
Add Printer Driver Wizard
Unable to install HP LaserJet
E60155-E60165-E60175 PCL 6 (V3), Type
3 - User Mode, x64 driver

{Application Error} The application was
unable to start correctly (0x%lx). Click OK
to close the application.

PrintServer details - Domain Member
OS - CentOS Stream release 8
Linux 4.18.0-383.el8.x86_64 - rpm installation.
Samba version - 4.15.5-8.el8
DNS and reverse DNS - Ok

Windows Client to access Print Management
Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard

# See smb.conf.example for a more detailed config file or
# read the smb.conf manpage.
# Run 'testparm' to verify the config is correct after
# you modified it.

        workgroup = SANDOM
        security = ADS
        realm = SANDOM.EXAMPLE.COM

        log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
        log level = 1

        winbind nss info = rfc2307

        # Default ID mapping configuration for local BUILTIN accounts
        # and groups on a domain member. The default (*) domain:
        # - must not overlap with any domain ID mapping configuration!
        # - must use a read-write-enabled back end, such as tdb.
        idmap config * : backend = tdb
        idmap config * : range = 3000-7999
        # - You must set a DOMAIN backend configuration
        # idmap config for the SANDOM domain
        idmap config SANDOM:backend = rid
        idmap config SANDOM:schema_mode = rfc2307
        idmap config SANDOM:range = 10000-999999
        idmap config SANDOM:unix_nss_info = yes

        template homedir = /home/%U
        template shell = /bin/bash

        winbind use default domain = yes
        winbind enum users = yes
        winbind enum groups = yes

        min domain uid = 0

        printing = cups
        printcap name = cups
        load printers = no
        cups options = raw
        rpc_server:spoolss = external
        rpc_daemon:spoolssd = fork

        username map = /etc/samba/user.map

        comment = Printer Drivers
        path = /srv/samba/printer_drivers/
        read only = no

        path = /var/tmp/
        printable = yes
        printer name = HPPrinter

Appreciate for the advice.
Thank You!

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