[Samba] "I have no name!" shown as username

Guillermo Gutierrez ggutierrez at marketscan.com
Fri Nov 17 17:03:10 GMT 2006

oops, shame on me for not stating that earlier. I am running the
just-released samba v3.0.23d.


From: Dale Schroeder [mailto:dale at BriannasSaladDressing.com] 
Sent: Friday, November 17, 2006 8:52 AM
To: Guillermo Gutierrez; samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] "I have no name!" shown as username

Which version of Samba are you using.  There was a problem with "valid
users =" in 3.0.23, 23a, and 23b.


Guillermo Gutierrez wrote: 

	Well, I tried to make the change with the suggestin that you
	gave.Instead of giving me a login prompt, it now displays a
	stating that netowrk access bing denied.
	Can anyone help see any thing else stated by my smb.conf that
	cause this to marning.

		        comment = Public Volume on %h
		        path = /home/samba/public
		        valid users = @MARKETSCAN\ggutierrez, 

	Are these "valid users" really groups?  They look more like
'users'.  If
	so, remove the "@" and try it out.

		Guillermo Gutierrez
		Network Administrator
		Market Scan Information Systems, Inc
		(818) 575-2000 x2017
		ggutierrez at marketscan.com


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