[Samba] SAMBA: how do I tell SAMBA to not prompt for
id/passwords when connecting from windows (vista)
Dennis B. Hopp
dhopp at coreps.com
Fri Oct 24 18:09:24 GMT 2008
On Fri, 2008-10-24 at 14:04 -0400, joseph collins wrote:
> Hi - no security is set at all. No shares configured - took all the
> Any suggestions?
Please "reply all" when you reply so it goes to the list as well as me.
I'm confused as to what you are trying to accomplish then. I'm assuming
you are trying to get access to the data on your Linux box correct?
Can you give us more details as to what you want to accomplish. Also,
pasting the relevant parts of smb.conf would be helpful.
> > Subject: Re: [Samba] SAMBA: how do I tell SAMBA to not prompt for
> id/passwords when connecting from windows (vista)
> > From: dhopp at coreps.com
> > To: joec_49 at hotmail.com
> > CC: samba at lists.samba.org
> > Date: Fri, 24 Oct 2008 09:56:24 -0500
> > On Fri, 2008-10-24 at 10:01 -0400, joseph collins wrote:
> > > I have a linux box on my home network and it also has xp and win
> viata on the same network.
> > > It is all friendly - how do I drop the need for Id/pw (if I can't,
> how do I set the id/pw
> > > so what I type in win vista gets passed to samba cleanly and thus
> I get in. I have tried
> > > many things in smb.conf and cannot figure it out
> > > TIA,
> > >
> > What is security set to in your smb.conf file (i.e. user, server,
> > How do you have your shares configured?
> > --Dennis
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