share security passwords

Brian Keith Kowolowski bkk5 at
Tue Nov 16 16:41:53 GMT 1999

 Daniel Polombo (daniel.polombo at
> bkk5 at wrote:
> > 
> > Hello,
> >   I'm trying to setup a share that will accept one password for anyone
> > wanting to use the share, as is possible in windows.  I don't want to make
> > an account for everyone who will have access.  How can I assign a password
> > that is valid for a share, regardless of who's using it?
> You can specify a list of users (unix users) who can access the share,
> with the "user" field in your smb.conf.
> If you don't want users to connect using any other username, you can
> also use the "valid users" field.

actually, i want the opposite - i need a way to specify that a particular
password is used for a particular share, regardless of the user.
can i do this?


brian kowolowski
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