[Samba] Share Access

David Baker dtbaker at gmail.com
Fri May 5 04:16:15 GMT 2006

On 5/5/06, David Baker <dtbaker at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> > However, on Windows2003, I:
> >    connect the share as user1
> >    unsuccessfully attempt to open the file for writing with vim
> > This seems inconsistent with the results on linux, and not what I expected.
> > Am I misinterpreting the expected results?  Thanks for any responses.
> I am no expert but I ran into a similar issue the other day. Make sure
> there are no other accounts connected to the samba share from the
> windows computer that could be confusing permissions.
> open up command prompt and type net use
> ie: start > run > command > net use [enter]
> should show a list of current connections.

oh and if there are old connections lying around you can type
net use * /d /y
to clear ALL connections (mapped drives etc..)


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