[Samba] SUSE 9.2

Robert Schetterer robert at schetterer.org
Sat Jan 15 09:52:50 GMT 2005

Hi Jody,
sending you smb.conf will be helpfull

Jody schrieb:

>My name is Jody and I am in Cape Town South Africa. I have been 
> working on Windoze for about 6 months and have experienced many 
> problems. I have been introduced to Linux (Suse 9.2) when I visited 
> the Science center in the Vacation Period.
> I have installed Suse on my Dads Laptop and the Laptop is inturn 
> connected to a network by means of a 100meg Switch. On the Network we 
> have a PDC whichruns a Domain called WORK and on the PDC we have
>various shares 
> and Users including mine. (The PDC IS RUNNING NT)
> I have managed to set up SUSE in such a way that it notices the WORK 
> Domain when configuring the Network with Samba (Quite cool). Once the 
> configuration had completed I was faced with whe KDE login on the 
> Laptop which looks like this....
> WORK/Jody
> WORK/Administrator
> WORK/guest
> etc.........
> If I choose any of the above logon names and insert the password it 
> gives me an error......
> XSESSION: Access denied for user WORK/Jody.........and leaves me to 
> click on OK and reverts to the main logon screen. The only person that 
> can logon is root as root is a local profile on the Latop I guess.
> I contacted the Local Linux team here in SA and they refered me to 
> Samba . Please help me as my Dad is not impressed with me. Luckily I 
> never deleted the windows partition as yet as my dad uses the Laptop 
> for work purposes.
> NB all the above users can log in from any Windoze workstation without 
> any problems
> Thanking you in advance
> Jody

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