[Samba] Wierd 2000/XP problem

Brad Langhorst brad at langhorst.com
Mon May 13 19:37:03 GMT 2002

Kieran Farrell wrote:

>Not so much sambas fault, 
not at all actually - this would happen even if you were logging in an 
NT domain.

>but when I log on as a user, some of my installed 
>software ceases to work. I get missing file errors, corrupt file errors etc.
>When I log on locally the programs work again. I had the same problem when I 
>was using 2000 server, I got around it by making all my users domain admins 
>(not preferable but it worked).
you can do that with samba too - but the right fix is to loosen up the
permissions on the appropriate files on your clients. Finding out which 
will probably involve a fair amount of trial and error.

good luck!


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