Arrrgh, stuck in MYGROUP

Michal heja at
Fri Apr 23 11:58:37 GMT 1999

Chris Watt <grimm at> wrote:
> workgroup = yanlan
> local master = yes
> os level = 65
> domain master = yes
> preferred master = yes
> All appear in my smb.conf and I am using samba 2.0.3
> I understand that "MYGROUP" is supposed to be the default value if the
> workgroup is not specified, is the workgroup option broken? If so, can
> anybody tell me how I may be able to get around this (I'd rather avoid
> changing the workgroup on all the windows machines if possible).
> --

Perhaps you are using the wrong smb.conf file? Check with testparm
(it doesn't hurt) ;-)
The location of the file depends on the option you compiled samba with.
As far as I remember the default is /usr/local/samba/lib, but many
(including *.rpm makers) prefer /etc...

Hope this helps 


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