[Samba] samba authentication problem
mahesh.pawar at bsil.com
Thu Jan 11 06:54:02 GMT 2007
I am trying to configure samba (3.0.23d) on my linux machine. This
is my smb.conf file,
workgroup = BSIL
netbios name = MDT506
security = share
server string = samba testing........
read only = No
guest ok = yes
path = /export
force user = mahesh.pawar
force group = users
comment = for everyone...
with this configuration I am able to access the share on samba If a
windows machine is logged in as a administrator.
If I log in with a user account (which is also stored in smbpasswd) I am
unable to access the samba share.
also I am not sure about the behavior of the samba, because if I change
the authentication in the configuration file it doesn't take effect.
but I can access the samba from other unix machine with the user account
I created in the smbpasswd file.
Guide me through the configuration as I think I have missed out
something, which is not letting me access the folder from windows user
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