[Samba] Windows Shares Problem

dj at 4ict.com dj at 4ict.com
Thu Apr 11 07:58:05 GMT 2002

On Thu, 11 Apr 2002, Andrew Hanson wrote:

> I have Suse linux installed using Samba on a windows network acting as
> the data and printer server with shared folders.
> For some reason i cannot access the shared folders or even the printer
> on the samba server.
> The shares are set up for all users read / write permissions but every
> time i try to access them through network
> neighborhood it keeps asking me for a password. I can't figure out why
> it wants a password or what the password should be.
> Is there anybody out there who could  help.

Could you post your smb.conf file here so we can see the setup you are
using ?

Also, you are talking about permissions. Which ones do you mean? The UNIX
permissions ( like -rw-r--r--) or the permissions set in smb.conf ?


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