Ok, you're getting access denied cuz your users can't write to the spool
directory, try a 'chmod 1777 /var/spool/cups' and see if that fixes it.

jonr@destar.net wrote:
> Quoting Ryan Suarez :
>
>> what's your permissions on your spool directory: /var/spool/cups
>>

>
> Hello Ryan,
>
> Here is what the permissions are
>
> root:lp
>
> drwx--x--- 3 root lp 133 Apr 22 16:43 cups
>
> and inside the cups directory for the tmp directory:
>
> drwxrwx--T 2 root lp 6 Apr 22 10:36 tmp
>
> Thanks for the help,
>
> Jon
>
>> jonr@destar.net wrote:
>>> Hello List,
>>>
>>> I am using samba and cups as a print server and have added it into
>>> my 2003 AD. What I am would like is to not install any drivers
>>> locally on the client but have samba automagically send the correct
>>> PPD to the client. I can add my samba server by using the 'net ads
>>> join -U Administrator' command and it works as do the commands
>>> 'wbinfo' and 'getent passwd'. I can see the samba server in the
>>> 'Active Directory Users and Computers' and the printer and when I
>>> right click and say connect it does. When I pull up the properties
>>> page for the printer and hit the 'Print Test Page' I get a dialog
>>> box saying "Test page failed to print. Access Denied". I am logged
>>> into the DC with the same user as I have on the samba box but I
>>> still get the access denied, I even created a smbuser with same
>>> name but different password and still denied.
>>>
>>> I used the cupsaddsmb for my printer to place the files in the
>>> correct directory. This would constantly fail when I left the
>>> "security = ADS" line in my smb.conf file. So I had to change it to
>>> user and it ran fine, I then changed the "security = user" back to
>>> "security = ADS".
>>>
>>> Thanks for any help,
>>>
>>> Jon
>>>
>>> Here is my smb.conf:
>>>
>>> # Global parameters
>>> [global]
>>> workgroup = SYSTEMS
>>> realm = SYSTEMS.ALASKA.COM
>>> load printers = yes
>>> preferred master = no
>>> server string = Samba print server
>>> security = ADS
>>> encrypt passwords = yes
>>> log level = 3
>>> log file = /var/log/samba/%m
>>> max log size = 50
>>> winbind enum users = Yes
>>> winbind enum groups = Yes
>>> winbind use default domain = Yes
>>> winbind nested groups = Yes
>>> winbind separator = +
>>> printing = cups
>>> printcap = cups
>>> idmap uid = 10000-20000
>>> idmap gid = 10000-20000
>>>
>>> [printers]
>>> comment = All Printers
>>> path = /var/spool/cups
>>> browseable = no
>>> public = yes
>>> printable = yes
>>> guest ok = yes
>>>
>>> [print$]
>>> comment = Printer Drivers
>>> path = /etc/samba/drivers
>>> browseable = yes
>>> guest ok = no
>>> read only = no
>>> write list = root
>>>
>>>
>>> --To unsubscribe from this list go to the following URL and read the
>>> instructions: https://lists.samba.org/mailman/listinfo/samba
>>>

>
>
>
>
> --To unsubscribe from this list go to the following URL and read the
> instructions: https://lists.samba.org/mailman/listinfo/samba
>


--
To unsubscribe from this list go to the following URL and read the
instructions: https://lists.samba.org/mailman/listinfo/samba