[Samba] Can't mount samba share, Access denied

Necos Secon secon_kun at hotmail.com
Sat Apr 9 22:16:21 GMT 2005

I'm curious to see the output of: 'ls -ld /export/myshare'. The directory 
should have at least r-xr-x--- to be able to access it properly. If you want 
to write, you'll need rwxr-x---.

Theodore Charles III
Network Administrator
Los Angeles High School

>From: Mike Mercier <mmercier at gmail.com>
>Reply-To: Mike Mercier <mmercier at gmail.com>
>To: samba at lists.samba.org
>Subject: [Samba] Can't mount samba share, Access denied
>Date: Tue, 5 Apr 2005 11:36:59 -0700
>I have samba configured with the following smb.conf file:
>workgroup = mydomain
>netbios name = servername
>security = domain
>printcap name = cups
>disable spoolss = yes
>show add printer wizard = no
>idmap uid = 15000-20000
>idmap gid = 15000-20000
>winbind use default domain = yes
>use sendfile = yes
>printing = cups
>comment = My new share
>path = /export/myshare
>valid users = myusername
>read only = no
>If I try to:
>mount -t smbfs -o username=myusername,workgroup=mydomain
>//servername/myshare /mnt/samba
>After typing in my password I see:
>25744: tree connect failed: ERRDOS - ERRnoaccess (Access denied)
>SMB connection failed
>I also get an access denied error when trying to "net use" the 
share from a
>windows machine
>but, I can:
>smbclient -L servername -U myusername
>After typing password I see:
>Domain=[MYDOMAIN] OS=[UNIX] Server=[Samba 3.0.7-1.3E.1]
>Sharename           Type           Comment
>-----------                  ------          ----------
>myshare               disk              my new share
>IPC$                     IPC              IPC Service (Samba 
>ADMIN$                IPC              IPC Service (Samba 3.0.7-1.3E.1)
>Domain=[MYDOMAIN] OS=[UNIX] Server=[Samba 3.0.7-1.3E.1]
>Server            Comment
>--------             -----------
>mypdc            PDC
>servername     samba 3.0.7-1.E3.1
>Workgroup        Master
>-----------             ----------
>mydomain         mypdc
>I can also run the following commands successfully
>wbinfo -u
>wbinfo -g
>getent passwd myusername
>getent groups
>Anyone have any idea what is going on here?
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