[Samba] Samba network scripts

Thomas Spuhler thomas at btspuhler.com
Sat Jan 10 18:31:12 GMT 2004

didn't know that you need to add a root user.
I guess it's done at install. I certainly never did it.

On Sat, 2004-01-10 at 08:52, Art Powell wrote:
> Try using SWAT. It is the SAMBA Web configuration tool. It is much
> easier to use. To get to it, open up Mozilla on your Linux box and point
> to http://localhost:901. You will need to logon as root. Please note
> that root must be added as a SAMBA user first. You can do this by typing
> this at the Linux command line:
> smbpasswd -a root
> Input the password (it will ask twice for confirmation.
> If you need any other help, let me know.
> Art Powell
> Adalante Network Solutions Inc.
> 9410-C Anderson Mill Road
> Austin, TX 78729
> Off: 1-512-918-2672
> Cel: 1-512-633-7577
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jacques Alexander [mailto:jalexander at wwamail.com] 
> Sent: Thursday, January 08, 2004 1:28 PM
> To: samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: [Samba] Samba network scripts
> I am a new Linux user, I need to find out how to configured the samba
> script running on my Linux machine 1. Run as a domain
> 2. authenticate logon 3. add users and share folders. Can someone email
> me a script that I could start with the sample on samba web site does
> not help with sharing folder or I just did not Understand!
> Thanks
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