problems with samba

Barry Dexter A. Gonzaga barryg at
Fri Nov 24 09:24:10 GMT 2000

i thinks it is not a samba problem, windows caches shares and may take a while
for it to refresh. btw how did u define [homes] share? it can also be the culprit in your first problem.

mabuhay!, barryg

On Tue, Nov 14, 2000 at 05:47:50PM -0600, Jason Osborne wrote:
> Hello, I've just installed samba and I have it up and working...well sort
> of. Here is my problem and I'm not sure what is causing it.
> Setup:
> I have a Linux box which is a gateway for my network running samba. A
> windows 2000 pdc exists on the network along with a handful of Windows 2000
> and Windows 98 client systems. They all login to samba after I take the
> windows 2000 pdc off line. However, I am experiencing two problems. The
> first is that when a user is loged in and then logs off and a second user
> logs in the second user can see his/her home directory along with the first
> user's home directory. how would i fix this.
> Secondly, I am having problems with the computers seeing each other on the
> network. I am getting errors when I try to access another user's shares. It
> says that the computer is unavaible. But I can see it in network
> neighborhood and can ping it. This is all occuring on the same subnet so I
> know its not that. Any ideas?
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