Bug 66626 - Cups must start before samba for linux-win print server
Summary: Cups must start before samba for linux-win print server
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: cups   
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Version: 7.3
Hardware: i686 Linux
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Assignee: Tim Waugh
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URL: http://www.bubere.org/linux/cups-samb...
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Reported: 2002-06-12 18:40 UTC by jason buberel
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-10-07 11:43:24 UTC
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Description jason buberel 2002-06-12 18:40:08 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.0.0) Gecko/20020530

Description of problem:
In order for a system configured to act as a windows print server using CUPS and
Samba, the CUPS daemon must start before the Samba daemon. In the default RH7.3
install, the order is revered (S91smb, S92cups).

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure your linux machine to act as a print server. See URL above.
2. Reboot linux server.
3. Try printing from windows. You will get an error about not being able to
start the print job.

Additional info:

If you modify the start level of cups to 91 and smb to 92, everything works just

Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2002-10-17 10:20:09 UTC
I think this is already fixed in Red Hat Linux 8.0: SMB has priority 91 while
CUPS has priority 90.

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