[Samba] how to create smbpasswd file

Vernon A. Fort vfort at provident-solutions.com
Mon Dec 30 16:02:00 GMT 2002

Just running the smbpasswd -a {userid} will create the smbpasswd file if it
does NOT exist.  It places the file where the smb.conf file is located,
normally.  If one exist, it just appends the new user to the file.


Vernon A. Fort (Andy)
Provident Solutions, LLC
(615) 427-4016 http://www.provident-solutions.com

 -----Original Message-----
From: 	samba-admin at lists.samba.org [mailto:samba-admin at lists.samba.org]  On
Behalf Of pravin choubey
Sent:	Monday, December 30, 2002 7:03 AM
To:	samba at lists.samba.org
Subject:	[Samba] how to create smbpasswd file

   I want to know how one creates a smbpasswd file.Is it already there with
the samba package ,if not how should i create it or write inside it.I am new
to samba.

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