[Samba] Simple Samba Guide (Here it is)
war at starband.net
Mon Feb 18 11:27:06 GMT 2002
Ahh, thanks I will look at this and correct it.
John Benedetto wrote:
> That looks okay, but I don't see where or how you fixed your "[X] Reconnect
> at logon" option.
> Some questions/comments, though:
> You have "valid users" set to war (one single user), but "write list" set
> for @staff (an entire group). That sounds like it shouldn't work, to me.
> Also, are you sure you want to set the permissions on your shares to "777"?
> That right there is a potential security boo-boo.
> You may want to add to step 2 that your users must first exist in the
> /etc/passwd file (they must be valid Unix-side users, though they do not
> need the ability to logon, or even be enabled in the passwd file, they must
> at least exist). Most all of our users are disabled in the passwd file, as
> they don't need to logon, but only access the server via Samba.
> - john
> --On Sunday, February 17, 2002 09:23 -0500 Justin Piszcz <war at starband.net>
> > I made a page to help anyone who simply wants these things:
> > 1) Samba to work.
> > 2) Shortest amount of steps.
> > 3) Autoreconnect at login to work.
> > I've condensed setting up samba into four easy steps.
> > I hope this helps a lot of people.
> > http://www.installkernel.com/samba
> > Enjoy!
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