share security passwords
daniel.polombo at detexis.thomson-csf.com
Wed Nov 17 13:30:00 GMT 1999
Brian Keith Kowolowski wrote:
> this didn't work. with valid users = i couldn't connect using the
> password for newgalik. i can only connect using my own password.
> what am i missing here?
Have you added a 'users = newgalik' field? This field will tell samba which
users to check against the client-provided password. In your case, it
means that each time a password is provided to samba, it will check
whether it is newgalik's password (see the section on username/password
validation in the smb.conf man page, it explains things pretty well).
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