[cups.general] print to samba printer without specifying password
toby at inf.ed.ac.uk
Tue Sep 6 01:39:54 PDT 2005
Thanks for your reply.
> i assume the printer is shared from windows? i would try to share with
> ipp and not samba. or dont have the printer password protected if its on a
> secure subnet. then just pass nothing or garbage for the password in the
> smb path
The printers (50+ of them) are shared from a Linux box running samba.
I'm not keen on weakening the security (i.e. allowing non-authenticated
access) of this just to allow CUPS clients to print.
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