Bug 2449 - typo in /usr/lib/rhs/rhs-printfilters/smbprint
typo in /usr/lib/rhs/rhs-printfilters/smbprint
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rhs-printfilters (Show other bugs)
6.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-04-30 16:50 EDT by klmitch
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-05-03 11:09:35 EDT
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Description klmitch 1999-04-30 16:50:26 EDT
On the last line of /usr/lib/rhs/rhs-printfilters/smbprint,
the variable "$workgroupcmd" is misspelled "$wokrgroupcmd",
rendering smb printing non-functional.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-05-03 11:09:59 EDT
Ugh.
fixed in rhs-printfilters-1.52-1, available in next rawhide.
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 1999-08-31 13:41:59 EDT
*** Bug 4808 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

The last line ikn /usr/lib/rhs/rhs-printfilters/smbprint
contains:
   $wokrgroup
instead of
   $workgroup

This results in smbclient being run with an invalid command
line if a workgroup is specified in printtool, resulting in
no data being spooled.
Edit file as detailed above to fix problem.
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 1999-09-27 14:22:59 EDT
*** Bug 5398 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

last line of /usr/lib/rhs/rhs-printfilters contains a typo.

the expression    $wokrgroupcmd   evaluates to null, should
read :            $workgroupcmd

This caused my smb print jobs to fail silently; smbclient
was denied access, and lpd saw the file dumped to /dev/null
successfully and so reported normal operation.  fixing the
typo makes everything wokr fine.  Am I the first person to
discover this ?

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