nbower at clug.ca
Sat Jun 24 09:52:10 PDT 2006
On Sunday 18 June 2006 16:48, Neil Bower wrote:
> On Sunday 18 June 2006 12:08, Mitchell Brown wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have just setup a Dapper server in the basement running my printer. I
> > can't find anywhere to graphically configure Samba, and thus, my printer.
> > After looking at the Ubuntu Guide, I've found out how to manually modify
> > the smb config files to setup individual samba users for the printer.
> > However, I don't want this at all .. I want to be able to print with no
> > security whatsoever. No passwords, no usernames.
> > Can someone tell me how to remove the passwords/user-authentication from
> > Samba? My family is screaming at me because they can't print anything
> > (Windows won't allow it)!!
> If you are using CUPS, you MAY have some problems with setting printing up
> for external use. I have not tested CUPS under Dapper so I cannot verify
> the contents of this blog that I came across, but it appears that there are
> some issues with CUPS in Dapper. Check out this link.
Here's some follow-up to re-establishing a functional CUPS server on Dapper.
The first one covers:  Restoring the CUPS web interface admin functions
The second one covers:  Restoring the client side CUPS printer browsing
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