Bug 4151 - Adding printer via "Run" does not work, adding via "Printers and Faxes" does
Summary: Adding printer via "Run" does not work, adding via "Printers and Faxes" does
Alias: None
Product: Samba 3.0
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Printing (show other bugs)
Version: 3.0.23c
Hardware: Other Linux
: P3 normal
Target Milestone: none
Assignee: Samba Bugzilla Account
QA Contact: Samba QA Contact
Depends on:
Reported: 2006-10-04 15:00 UTC by Patrick McLean
Modified: 2012-01-09 10:57 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:

log.smbd with loglevel=10 (29.00 KB, text/plain)
2006-10-04 15:01 UTC, Patrick McLean
no flags Details
log.client with the error occuring (13.86 KB, text/plain)
2006-10-04 15:02 UTC, Patrick McLean
no flags Details
smb.conf (1009 bytes, text/plain)
2006-10-04 15:08 UTC, Patrick McLean
no flags Details

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Description Patrick McLean 2006-10-04 15:00:20 UTC
When I try to add a printer on a Windows XP machine via Start->Run and typing \\server\printer I get a long windows error message ending in "Incorrect Function". Adding the printer from "Printers and Faxes" works fine.

Will attach smb.conf and a loglevel=10 logs of the problem occuring.
Comment 1 Patrick McLean 2006-10-04 15:01:54 UTC
Created attachment 2174 [details]
log.smbd with loglevel=10
Comment 2 Patrick McLean 2006-10-04 15:02:24 UTC
Created attachment 2175 [details]
log.client with the error occuring
Comment 3 Patrick McLean 2006-10-04 15:08:41 UTC
Created attachment 2176 [details]
Comment 4 Patrick McLean 2006-10-04 15:10:52 UTC
This is samba 3.0.23c on a Gentoo Linux machine compiled with gcc 4.1.1.
Comment 5 Volker Lendecke 2006-10-06 07:22:59 UTC
Please set 'max log size = 0' for this test. The client log file has been truncated, the interesting parts have been cut off.


Comment 6 Patrick McLean 2006-10-06 08:39:53 UTC
The new log is 18MB, bugzilla won't let me upload a file of that size, so I posted it at:

Comment 7 Patrick McLean 2006-10-24 08:37:35 UTC
Any other information needed for this?
Comment 8 Andreas Schneider 2012-01-09 10:57:53 UTC
This is probably fixed with a newer Samba version. If you still see the error. Please open a new bug with 'debug level = 10' logfiles of the new Samba version 3.5 or 3.6. Thanks!