Bug 101 - Browsing problem for added printers
Summary: Browsing problem for added printers
Alias: None
Product: Samba 3.0
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Printing (show other bugs)
Version: 3.0.0preX
Hardware: Other other
: P2 normal
Target Milestone: none
Assignee: Gerald (Jerry) Carter (dead mail address)
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Depends on:
Blocks: 807
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Reported: 2003-05-20 17:21 UTC by Tim Potter
Modified: 2005-08-24 10:17 UTC (History)
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Description Tim Potter 2003-05-20 17:21:47 UTC
From the samba-technical mailing list.  I thought this problem was fixed ages ago:


From: Jianliang Lu <j.lu@tiesse.com>
To: samba-technical@lists.samba.org
X-OriginatingIP: (lu)
Subject: Browsing problem for printers on Samba3.0 a24.
Reply-To: j.lu@tiesse.com
When a user would add a printer, that was shared on Samba, on his NT machine,
he cannot find the printers from the shared list. The problem is that the
browsing flag of Samba does not include the SV_TYPE_PRINTQ_SERVER
(0x00000200), so a rap API_NetServerEnum2 (104) was failed to get printer
I think that we should put the "default_server_announce |=
SV_TYPE_PRINTQ_SERVER;" on the routine "set_default_server_announce_type",
because the "update_server_announce_as_printserver" was called only by the
smbd, not nmbd, that was responsible for the browsing announcement.
Jianliang Lu
TieSse s.p.a.
Via Jervis, 60.  10015 Ivrea (To) - Italy
Comment 1 Gerald (Jerry) Carter (dead mail address) 2003-05-21 10:49:19 UTC
passing off
Comment 2 Gerald (Jerry) Carter (dead mail address) 2003-11-19 13:31:25 UTC
taking this over
Comment 3 Gerald (Jerry) Carter (dead mail address) 2003-12-12 08:27:49 UTC
reseting target milestone.  3.0.1 has been frozen.  WIll have to 
re-evaluate these.
Comment 4 Gerald (Jerry) Carter (dead mail address) 2004-01-31 10:30:06 UTC
patch from Jianliang Lu applied for 3.0.2rc2
Comment 5 Gerald (Jerry) Carter (dead mail address) 2005-02-07 07:57:28 UTC
originally reported against 3.0aph24.  Bugzilla spring cleaning.  
Removing old alpha versions.
Comment 6 Gerald (Jerry) Carter (dead mail address) 2005-08-24 10:17:11 UTC
sorry for the same, cleaning up the database to prevent unecessary reopens of bugs.