new to samba

Joel Hammer Joel at
Sat Nov 10 11:41:40 GMT 2001

At what point do things not work?
Is this a password problem? Is it a browsing problem?
On Sun, Nov 11, 2001 at 02:04:02AM -0500, Francis Reed wrote:
> hello
> I just installed redhat 7.2 and I want to get samba working.  I read the man file for smb.conf but there's a question that I just can't figure out.
> This is what I have :
>     I have a LAN with two win2k workstations and a linux box.
> This is what I would like to do:
>     I would like to to have each user have access to a public folder and to their own home folder.  How do I do that?
>     I used the redhat usermanager gui in gnome to create the accounts.  The home directories exists.  I can logging with telnet using that account name and password.  Now I would like to logging using the same account and password to my [home] share, but it doesn't work.

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