Samba gets the listing but not read the files

Mehta, Ashish N (GE Healthcare) Ashish.Mehta1 at
Wed Jul 7 05:01:39 MDT 2010

Dear Samba Experts,

I am having peculier problem in samba configuration. I am able to mount
the shared folder but not able to read the file.(even if both are on
same machine)
Its giving  "cat: ash: Permission denied" problem.
<Samba settings>
[root at magic tmp]# testparm
Load smb config files from /etc/samba/smb.conf
Processing section "[ashish]"
Loaded services file OK.
Press enter to see a dump of your service definitions
        workgroup = OPENNA
        server string = R&D of Open Network Architecture Samba Server
        log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
        comment = protocols Directory
        path = /tmp
        guest ok = Yes
        hosts allow =

[root at magic mnt]# mount -t cifs //  /mnt/tmp  -o
[root at magic tmp]# ll
total 392
-rw-r--r--  1 root root     19 Jul  7 15:16 ash
-rw-------  1 root root 391549 Jul  7 16:02 etherXXXXmttJYu

[root at magic tmp]# cat ash
cat: ash: Permission denied
TCPDUMP is as below

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