[Samba] Win98 problem, but not 2000/XP
mlist at linux-house.net
Mon Dec 1 23:29:58 GMT 2003
do the following;
1. check the permissions on the actual folders on the Linux machine....
2. create mask =0777 , directory mask=0777 opens up the whole lot to
everyone... also there are options such as force etc,etc...but i would start
>On Monday 01 December 2003 05:15, Gary Lynch wrote:
> I'm using an old version of Samba 1.9.18p8 (it's the only one that'll
> compile on the system I'm using it on) and am having trouble with Win98
> clients, 2000/XP clients work OK.
> Windows 98 can see the server and see the shares but can only open files
> as read only and cannot browse and sub folders within the share.
> If anyone can shed any light on this I'd be grateful.
> My smb.conf file is below:
> netbios name = SEQUENT
> workgroup = NUAIRE-DOMAIN
> server string = Sequent Samba Server %v
> encrypt passwords = yes
> oplocks = no
> local master = no
> domain master = no
> security = share
> log file = /usr/local/samba/var/log.%m
> dead time = 15
> browseable = yes
> comment = Netware SYS volume
> path = /usr/netware/sys
> read only = no
> guest ok = yes
> guest account = nobody
> guest only = yes
> follow symlinks = yes
> wide links = no
> create mask = 666
> directory mask = 777
> default case = lower
> preserve case = yes
> case sensitive = yes
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