[Samba] Initial configuration help
bgmilne at cae.co.za
Tue Jan 7 13:05:01 GMT 2003
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> From: tufkal <tufkal at softhome.net>
> To: samba at lists.samba.org
> Date: 06 Jan 2003 17:02:08 -0600
> Subject: [Samba] Initial configuration help
> I have my Linux box setup net_masq (internet connection sharing) for a
> windows XP PC. I am using Mandrake 9.0.
> I installed all the necessary RPMs for SAMBA and ran the wizard in SWAT
> for the default setup.
Doesn't really achieve much but removing all the comments that were in
the original file ...
> I then made a user 'tufkal'
Did you assign an smbpasswd (via smbpasswd -a <username> or in swat)?
If this ins't it, you may want to up logging (log level = 3 should be
enough) and take a look at the logs ...
> using smbclient i am able to log in to my home dir share.
If you didn't, this should not have worked .. since you are using
encrypted passwords ...
> But I cant get anything at all on the windows box.
> net use z: \\hostnameofmyserver\tufkal
> gets a prompt, but no suitable username/pass is accepted
Do the usernames/passwords match (the smbpasswd password).
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