OT: Re: WinXP administration guide for unix guru
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Mon Aug 22 21:29:11 GMT 2005
On 08/22/05 04:56 PM, Gerard Seibert sat at the `puter and typed:
> On Mon, 22 Aug 2005 15:28:38 +0400 Igor Robul <igorr at speechpro.com> wrote:
> > Louis LeBlanc wrote:
> > >
> > >Does it tell you why XP requires any user wishing to print to a
> > >network printer must have administrator privileges?
> > >
> > It doesnt
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> Monday, August 22, 2005 4:50:11 PM
> That is a simple fix. If this is a domain environment, open up the
> security properties of the printer and add Authenticated Users and give
> them the print privilege.
> This is similar to having to change permissions, etc. in order to allow
> non-root users the ability to mount floppy drives, etc. in FreeBSD.
Thanks for the tip, but this isn't a domain environment. There is NO
security property available for this printer. This is the only
machine I'm tolerating a M$ OS on, so I don't really need the hassle
of a domain. The printer in question has its own ethernet port, and
runs its own printserver, and security is intended to be open to any
system within my network.
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