Does a samba user must be a linux user ?

Fengwei feng.wei at
Tue Dec 20 12:22:49 UTC 2016

Hi all:
Thanks for your attention. I have a question about samba user.
I use the cmd ‘smbpasswd -a’ to add a samba user, it said that should add a linux user before add it to samba, Does a samba user must be a linux user ?


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