Samba and IIS question

Denny Lee dennylee at
Wed Aug 9 14:37:04 GMT 2000

Sorry for posting in the wrong list.  But thanks for the answer.

On Wed, 09 Aug 2000 07:58:03   David Collier-Brown wrote:
>Denny Lee wrote:
>> I have a question with using Samba and IIS on NT Server 4.0. 
>	Could you ask it on samba at, please?
>	samba-technical is about internal implementations issues...
>	Of course, having said that, the authentication 
>	errrors look as if the web server didn't have
>	permission to read the files Samba provided.
>	Do the Unix permissions on the files
>	include read for "other" (eg, 755)? If not, the
>	account IIS is running from may not have
>	permission to read.
>>     The server was unable to add the virtual root '/ThisWeb' for     the directory '\\ThisMachine\webDir\public_html\ThisWeb' due     to the following error: Logon failure: the user has not been     granted the requested logon type at this computer.  The data     is the error code.
>	The "logon type" message is mildly puzzling, but may
>	simply indicate that the account IIS is being run from
>	does not correspond to a known user on Samba.  You
>	may need to put in a Unix account for IIS to use.
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