[Samba] Authentication With Different IDs

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Tue Mar 23 00:47:34 GMT 2004

On Mon, 2004-03-22 at 16:50, Jerry Maldonado (Apollo) wrote:
> This is my first time sending a req to this list.  I have checked the google
> groups and the aimsgroup archives and cannot find the answer I am looking
> for.  I am sure it is because I am not really sure what I am looking for.  I
> also purchased the"The Official Samba How-To and Ref Guide", but no go.  
> Linux:  Fedora Core 1
> Samba:  3.0.2-7.FC1
> I have an application user name "psadmin" shared out through samba with a
> set password.  I have multiple windows users who need to map to this share.
> I am able to map the drive using the windows "login as a different user"
> option.  However, if the user logs out of the windows box, then back in,
> they have to re-type the password for the mapped drive.
> Is there a way user abc can log into the "psadmin" share every time without
> having to re-enter the password?  
sounds like normal behavior for security = share

have you tried security = user  ?

how about 'groups' - probably a better to manage security than trying to
get everyone to pass the same username to the server.


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