smb.conf issue

Giulio Orsero giulioo at
Mon Sep 11 14:05:30 GMT 2000

On Mon, 11 Sep 2000 15:42:29 +0200, you wrote:

>Hello again,
>I circumvented it by creating a guest account on the Samba server and
>setting security = share. Otherwise it will not work...
>Any other suggestions are welcomed!

I didn't try with security = domain; however, with "security = user",
which is somehow similar, you need "map to guest = bad user" to allow
unknown users to access public shares.

basically, for the public shares issue, we can say that

security = share


secutity = user 
map to guest = bad user

giulioo at

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