F9 - cups - windows shared printer
craigwhite at azapple.com
Sun Jul 20 17:56:46 UTC 2008
On Sun, 2008-07-20 at 13:50 +0000, g wrote:
> g wrote:
> >> and appropriate section of cupsd.conf...
> >> <Location /printers/officejet>
> >> Order Deny,Allow
> >> Deny From All
> >> Allow From 127.0.0.1
> >> Allow From 192.168.2.0
> >> AuthType None
> >> </Location>
> >> which clearly tells me that no authentication should be necessary
> >> How do I fix this?
> > i am not using f9, nor windows. i do use cups under another system, but
> > not this one so i can not look at conf files.
> > from above, i have a question. what would happen if you changed above
> > to read;
> > <Location /printers/officejet>
> > Order Allow,Deny
> > Allow From 127.0.0.1
> > Allow From 192.168.2.0
> > Deny From All
> > AuthType None
> > </Location>
> > this is logic order of 'host' allow then deny.
> > just a thought.
> in thinking about above, i checked cups.conf and found that,
> <Policy default>
> <Limit Pause-Printer Resume-Printer
> <Limit Cancel-Job CUPS-Authenticate-Job>
> <Limit All>
> are in 'deny,allow' order, rest are 'allow,deny' order.
> so this makes me wonder why an order of 'allow,deny' would not be used
> in all cases.
actually, somehow, this...
got into /etc/cups/printers.conf in the printer definition and removing
the line completely solved it.
I have no idea how it got there
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