[Samba] This is frustrating! Need some Help

Jason Williams jwilliams at courtesymortgage.com
Mon Oct 13 18:55:18 GMT 2003

Anything else I'm missing?

Also, could this be a Windows side problem?

It works fine for me, but not the other user?



At 11:54 AM 10/13/2003 -0700, you wrote:
>This line:
>valid users = @wheel matt
>Should read
>valid users = @wheel, matt
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>Hello everyone.
>Im not sure what is wrong here, but I cant seem to figure out why one of
>users cannot access a share on a file server that we are running here.
>Running on RH 8.0, samba 2.2.7a. (Planning on upgrading eventually)
>Anyway, one user for some reason, cannot access the share through his
>network neighborhood icon.
>Here is the share info:
>          comment = administrators information
>          path = /backupstorage/admindirectory
>          valid users = @wheel matt
>          read only = No
>The user is matt, who is also apart of the wheel group:
>$ groups matt
>matt : matt wheel
>Looking at permissions on the share:
>$ ls -lad /backupstorage/admindirectory/
>drwxrwxr--   26 admin    wheel        4096 Oct  9 11:00
>I pushed the permissions down, recursively...but still, the user 'matt'
>cannot access the share.
>I'm having a bugger of a time trying to figure this out.
>Anyone have any ideas?
>Lastly, looking in /var/log/samba I see a bunch of logs in there for
>computers and such. What log file would i use to read to see if I can
>the problem?
>All help is greatly appreciated.
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