My samba errors - please help

Felipe Augusto van de Wiel felipe at
Wed Aug 30 14:59:15 GMT 2006

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Hi Mohammed,

	samba-technical is not the right list for support questions,
use samba at on your next doubts. :-)

On 08/30/2006 10:58 AM, Mohammed Sirkhot escreveu:
> I go samba running on a first try can't get to access my shares at all
> read_socket_data: recv failure for 4. Error
> I keep getting the above errors
> I have just created one share.I don't want it to ask me for a password
> or anything

	You should use 'security = share' instead of 'security = user',
and also use 'guest ok = yes'

> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> [moe]
>         path = /home/mohammed
>         writeable = yes
>         public = yes

	You will need to read a little bit more about Samba and
setup a few options in the smb.conf to get it running, it is not
hard, but you require a little bit of patience. ;)

	Kind regards,

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