[Samba] Samba Domain authentication and shares

Dale Schroeder dale at BriannasSaladDressing.com
Mon Feb 12 22:24:57 GMT 2007


Without your Samba version and smb.conf, it is hard to diagnose what the 
problem might be.
Since many use "security = ADS" and winbind to authenticate against a 
W2K3 domain, see if these resources are of any help to you:



Kevin Gutch wrote:
> Hello,
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> I have been able to use Samba to join our Win2003 domain. I have also
> setup folders and permissions in the smb.conf file. I can browser to the
> Samba Shares 2 ways, thru network neighborhood and by UNC/ip address.
> Both of these methods prompt me for login which is not successful. I
> assumed that if I userA had permissions to a folder in the smb.conf file
> that Windows userA would e able to access wit no problems as long as he
> was logged onto the domain.
> Does anyone have any suggestions or troubleshooting tips?
> Thanks,
> Kevin

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