Can't print to Windows (SMB) print server with Kerberos (AD) credentials

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  • On trying to print via a Windows print server (SMB) that requires authentication, job remains spooled locally.
  • The below errors are seen in the logs:
E [08/Mar/2017:15:11:28 +1100] [Job 33] Session setup failed: NT_STATUS_INTERNAL_ERROR
E [08/Mar/2017:15:11:28 +1100] [Job 33] Session setup failed: NT_STATUS_LOGON_FAILURE
E [08/Mar/2017:15:11:28 +1100] [Job 33] Session setup failed: NT_STATUS_NOT_SUPPORTED
E [08/Mar/2017:15:11:28 +1100] [Job 33] Unable to connect to CIFS host, will retry in 60 seconds...


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x

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