Samba Guest Account

Joel Knight jwknight at
Sat Dec 19 02:24:25 GMT 1998

If it was me, I'd take a quick look at /etc/smbpasswd to see if I mucked
something up in there without realizing it. 

Other than that, I'm not too sure...

On Sat, Dec 19, 1998 at 08:03:15AM +1100, Crilly, Jim wrote:

< snip >
> "administrator" to samba which has an enabled,good linux acct. I never did
> get that acct working for some unknown reason, but what happened as a result
> of my playing is that smbclient -L PGH0710(my samba server) fails with an
> invalid/passwd combo. I never touched the nobody acct, so I'm lost as to why
> this started failing.
> In my smb user map I have nobody = guest pcguest smbguest (again I did not
> edit this ), I believe that doesn't matter though because I disabled the
> user map and the same thing happened.

 Joel Knight                                  jwknight at

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