[cups.general] Allow anyone to cancel/hold any print job

Jerome Alet alet at librelogiciel.com
Thu Jul 22 14:25:20 PDT 2004

On Tue, Jul 20, 2004 at 02:13:55PM +0000, Marc Schmitt wrote:
> I can't find a way to allow anyone to kill any print jobs.
> I tried things like this:
> <Location /jobs>
>   Order Deny,Allow
>   AuthClass Anonymous
>   AuthType None
>   Deny From All
>   Allow From
>   Allow From @IF(eth0)
>   Allow From @IF(eth1)
> </Location>
> But I always get
> hold_job: "" not authorized to hold job id 1 owned by "mschmitt"!
> in the error.log. Is this basicly denied or how should I configure 
> it to allow anyone to hold/cancel any job? 

to the best of my knowledge, this unfortunately can't be configured 
for anonymous access, so you'll probably have to use group 
authentication instead, and put all of your users in the group.


Jerome Alet

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