[Samba] Samba cd-rom share Problem

Eric Hines eehines at comcast.net
Tue Dec 27 16:53:42 GMT 2005

If you have more than one CDROM on your machine, the correct share 
path might be something like
         path = /media/cdrom1

Eric Hines

At 12/27/05 09:38, Andreas Bauer wrote:
>Hello NG,
>my network consists of AD/2003 as LDAP Server, SuSE 10.0 and xp
>clients and SuSE 9.3 Samba/NFS-Fileserver for the homes of SuSE clients and
>shares for the Xp clients.
>My problem is the cd-rom samba share. All other samba shares except the
>cd-rom share are working for me.
>If I open the network environment in the windows explorer of a succeded
>logon xp client, I can access all shares except the cd-rom share.
>At accessing the cd-rom share in the windows explorer, I am getting no
>errormessage, but the directories and files of the shared cd do
>not appeare in the right side side of the win explorer. The right part of
>windows exlorer is empty.
>The cd-rom section in the smb.conf is:
>    path = /media/cdrom
>    read only = yes
>    browseable = yes
>    locking = no
>Best regards and many thanks

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