How to share the server's CD-ROM?

Robert Dahlem Robert.Dahlem at
Tue Nov 10 23:53:59 GMT 1998

On Wed, 11 Nov 1998 06:36:54 +1100, anrojas at wrote:

>Have you tried to share the server's CD-ROM so that the client stations can
>install software directly from there? I have no problem with that until I
>access the CD files and got "write protected" messages.

Nice setup program trying to write to a CD ...
In fact, the CD _is_ "write protected". :-)

Try to make your share read-only in smb.conf.

Hasta la vista,

Robert.Dahlem at
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