[Samba] Access denied

ML Samba ml.samba at gmail.com
Wed Aug 23 16:47:21 GMT 2006

> > I'm trying to upgrade from Samba 3.0.14a to 3.0.23b.  Using the exact
> > same config file that I did in the older version, and using the exact
> > same share directory and file permissions as I did with the old
> > version, a share that I used to be able to access now returns:
> >
> >     tree connect failed: NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED
> >
> See My Recent Thread:
> [Samba] 3.0.20 -> 3.0.23 SID/group error?? Won't connect.
> I think the problem is the same. The problem will be fixed in 3.0.23c due
> out later this week. (at least that is Jerry's most recent estimate) In the
> mean time stick to 3.0.23a or earlier. (your 3.0.14a should be fine unless
> you need to upgrade for functionality)

Great news, then!  Thanks for the info.  I'll look for an update in
the near future.  In the mean time, what I ended up doing to get
around it was to open up access at the share level and then
restricting access to the files through creative use of file and
directory permissions.


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