[Samba] Samba and Windows XP
jason at oregonnet.com
Thu Sep 16 07:01:18 GMT 2004
I just created the samba user 'jason' now. However, it never prompts me to
enter in a username or password. Is there some security setting that I need
to enable on the samba side to make it prompt me when I double click on the
icon in Windows XP?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Slavisa Popravak" <spop at 4net.co.yu>
To: "Jason" <jason at emt-jason.us>
Cc: <samba at lists.samba.org>
Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 2004 11:48 PM
Subject: Re: [Samba] Samba and Windows XP
> Jason wrote:
>>I am trying to setup a samba server on Redhat Fedora 2 and trying to
>>connect to it through Windows XP Professional.
>>This samba server is a standalone server. I can see it in the Network
>>Places. Every time I try to connect to it I get the following error in
>>"\\Samba is not accessible. You might not have permission to use this
>>network resource. Contact the administrator of this server to find out if
>>you have access permissions. The network path was not found."
>>Here is my smb.conf file that I created using SWAT. Can anyone help me?
>># Samba config file created using SWAT
>># from 192.168.1.2 (192.168.1.2)
>># Date: 2004/09/15 23:22:05
>># Global parameters
>> log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
>> max log size = 50
>> socket options = TCP_NODELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=8192
>> dns proxy = No
>> ldap ssl = no
>> idmap uid = 16777216-33554431
>> idmap gid = 16777216-33554431
>> hosts allow = 192.168.1., 192.168.2., 127.
>> comment = Home Directories
>> path = /home
>> read only = No
>> comment = All Printers
>> path = /var/spool/samba
>> printable = Yes
>> browseable = No
>> comment = Jason Test Share
>> path = /home/jason
>> valid users = jason
>> read only = No
>> create mask = 0765
> Did you create username " jason " on server as a samba user??
> smbpasswd -a jason
> Then enter password, and when later try to connect to server suply that
> username and password.
> Slaviša Popravak
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