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Bug 7820 - SMB Printing fails because of Typo
SMB Printing fails because of Typo
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: samba (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
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Reported: 1999-12-15 16:56 EST by jburnes
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-12-15 17:08:27 EST
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Description jburnes 1999-12-15 16:56:01 EST
The smbprint script fails when attempting to print to Windows/SMB
connected LAN printers because of a typo in the 'smbprint' script.

The very last line of the script invokes 'smbclient'.  One of the
arguments in smbclient is the workgroup.  The variable the contains
the workgroup command '-W' is called $workgroupcmd.  When invoking
smbclient 'workgroupcmd' is misspelled as 'wokrgroupcmd', thus any
print server that requires this will break.

Fix is simply to correct the typo.  This took a while to track down.

Do I get a free copy of redhat 6.1 boxed edition ;-)

jim burnes
savvis networks
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-12-15 17:08:59 EST
Fixed in rhs-printfilters in 6.1.

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