[Samba] Network Path was not found

Chris chrisdp at armscor.co.za
Tue Jan 15 14:10:41 GMT 2008

When I try to access a share i get the following error on my windows machine
" The Network Path was not found"

My smbd.log file has the following message.

[2008/01/15 15:38:56, 0] smbd/service.c:make_connection_snum(1003)
  '/home/chr' does not exist or permission denied when connecting to [chr]
Error was Permission denied

/home/chr does exist

My smb.conf has the following entries

workgroup = FLAMENGRO
server string = Samba
passdb backend = tdbsam
username map = /etc/samba/smbusers
acl compatibility = winnt
server signing = Auto
preferred master = no
local master = no
domain master = no
ldap ssl = No
cups options = raw
restrict anonymous = no
max protocol = NT

comment = Home Directories
path = /home
read only = No
case sensitive = No
strict locking = No
msdfs proxy = no

comment = All Printers
path = /var/spool/samba
printable = Yes
browseable = No

path = /home/chr
valid users = chr
admin users = chr
read only = no
acl map full control = No
hosts allow =
case sensitive = no
strict locking = no
msdfs proxy = no

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