[Samba] security = problems

Uli Luckas luckas at musoft.de
Thu Apr 3 19:10:15 GMT 2003

> 2.  edited the smb.conf file
>         [global]
>         remote browse sync =
>         remote announce =
>         wins proxy = yes
>         dns proxy = yes

Are the above options really what you want? Try to leave them out and if you
have a wins server add:
wins server = <wins server ip address>

You only need the remote stuff if you are on a WAN. If you are this would
have been nice to know ;-)
If you are on a WAN make sure the above remote-IPs have really been elected
as browsers in the remote network.

And no, you don't need winbind if you already have unix users (or NIS


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