[Samba] Execute .exe files from a Samba share

Fabien Chevalier fabien.chevalier at supelec.fr
Sun Jan 25 16:54:38 GMT 2004

Le Dimanche 25 Janvier 2004 17:35, Anders Norrbring a écrit :
> Hi!
> I'm experimenting with SuSE Linux and Samba 2.2.5 as a PDC, so
> far, everything works perfectly well, aside from that if I
> store an .exe file on a network mapped drive (from the Samba
> server) it can't be run?
> The workstation is a Windows XP Pro SP1, connecting to the
> Samba running as a PDC with LDAP backend.  The machine and
> user logon works perfectly, but I can't execute .exe files
> residing on the Samba server's shares.
> Anders Norrbring

What's you're smb.conf ?
Is there anything in the logs?
What are the permissions of the exe file seen from the Windows box?


Fabien Chevalier

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