[Samba] Second attempt

Kevin Waterson kevin at oceania.net
Fri Apr 15 03:24:27 GMT 2005

This one time, at band camp, Kevin Waterson <kevin at oceania.net> wrote:

> This one time, at band camp, Dan Am <samba at lonx.net> wrote:
> > well, i would try: 
> > mount -t smbfs -o "username=photo" // /mnt/smbshare 
> This works well from my machine but if I change the username
> to "username=kevin" I get a directory listing
> gconfd-kevin  gconfd-root  mapping-kevin  mapping-root  orbit-kevin  orbit-root
> my smb.conf [public] looks like this
> [public]
>    comment = Photos
>    path = /home/photo
>    public = yes
>    writable = yes
>    printable = no
>    write list = @staff
>    valid users = photo kevin

Is this because the user kevin is a system user on the machine

Kind regards
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Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote."

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