[Samba] Username problems with Windows XP

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Mon Mar 17 20:06:47 GMT 2003

On Sun, 16 Mar 2003, J.P. Cummins wrote:

> I have set up a SMB server with share level access and password
> encryption enabled.  When I access Samba from WinXP it prompts me for a
> username and password, which is what I want.  However, the username is
> greyed out (filled in with 'linuxbox\Guest').  Any suggestions on how to
> fix this?

Sounds like you really want "security = user".

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Email: jht at samba.org

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