[Samba] XP Home and Samba problem

Dave Ewart davee at ceu.ox.ac.uk
Tue Jul 10 14:39:08 GMT 2007

On Tuesday, 10.07.2007 at 16:19 +0200, SG wrote:

> I am unable to connect to my Linux samba shares from XP Home, I always
> get a grayed out login field with guest selected.  I googled around
> for solutions but none helped.

XP Home cannot connect, IIRC, to a Samba server which is acting as a
domain controller... XP Pro is required for that.

I'd suggest posting your smb.conf if you need additional help.

Dave Ewart
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