[Samba] Making Share Visible To Particular Users Only

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Fri Mar 17 05:48:22 GMT 2006

Let's keep this on list please.

A logon script is a script so yes, it could be done that way.

A share that isn't browseable is still there, it just doesn't show up in
a network browser. You can still connect to it, access privileges
permitting. Similar to ADMIN$ or C$ from a Windows 'server'


On Fri, 2006-03-17 at 02:42 -0300, Guillermo Dalla Vecchia wrote:
> Could it be done with the logon scripts option?? I think this works
> with windows clients. For Linux clients could it be done setting up
> correctly fstab (to mount the share at boot time)?? the shares require
> username and password though...
> Regards
> On 3/16/06, Craig White <craigwhite at azapple.com> wrote:
>         On Thu, 2006-03-16 at 23:19 -0300, Guillermo Dalla Vecchia
>         wrote:
>         > Dear Friends,
>         >
>         > Is It Possible to Make a *Share* Visible to a List of Users
>         *Only* ?
>         >
>         > e.g. If have shares Likes Account, Sales, Support 
>         > Then I would Like make respective *share* visible
>         > *only* to persons in respective dept.
>         > Thanks and Best Regards.
>         ----
>         not that I know of but you can set browsable to off (less
>         visibility)
>         and have those users mount the share by a script or
>         individually set by
>         'reconnect at logon' and of course you can control read and
>         write access
>         within each share.
>         Craig

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