[Samba] How to hide shares
DavidB at mail.interclean.com
Fri May 17 08:09:02 GMT 2002
Windows knows not to list shares that end in $. But if you have anyone who
uses smbclient, it doesn't know any better and will happily list them.
browsable = no always works, though.
From: Niklas Palmqvist [mailto:npalmqvist at shipco.com]
Sent: Friday, May 17, 2002 10:27 AM
To: rosen at multicom.bg
Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] How to hide shares
> how i can hitde shares, for example
> //server/test is read only
> //server/.test is read-write, but must NOT be visible ?
I assume you mean hide, as in hidden when browsing Network Neighborhood or
My Network Places??
If so, add a '$' (without the quotes) in the share name, i.e. share$
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