[Samba] Cannot see home folder on MAC OS X

Eugene Joubert EugeneJ at centratel.co.za
Tue Jul 1 06:32:40 GMT 2003

> I am running Samba 2.2.7a-58 on a SuSE 8.2 system. I have a few PC 
> connecting to the server and a few MACs. I am having a problem with 
> the MACs. Sometimes (most of the time) the MAC clients can access the 
> shares on the server, but can't access their home folders. They can't 
> even see the home folder. Going via netatalk it works fine. I have 
> gone through some documentation and can not find anything pertaining 
> to my problem. The PCs can acess their home folders just fine.
> Testparm runs with no errors. Just no home folders available for the 
> mac os x users. When I look in my samba logfiles, I can see that the 
> clients are connecting to samba using nobody as the username. Sure 
> this is not right?
> Any help would be appreciated.
> I am just about running a default config of samba. Nothing fancy like 
> PDC etc. No printers either.
> Thanks

Eugene Joubert
Network Administrator
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