[Samba] Connect without password

Bertram Scharpf lists at bertram-scharpf.de
Thu Feb 12 11:35:49 GMT 2009


Am Mittwoch, 11. Feb 2009, 16:40:52 -0500 schrieb John Drescher:
> On Wed, Feb 11, 2009 at 4:31 PM, Bertram Scharpf
> <lists at bertram-scharpf.de> wrote:
> >
> >  smbclient -N -U Guest //somepc/floppy -c 'get somefile.txt'
> >
> > Now, I tried for about 1 1/2 hours to configure the XP in some way
> > that this is accepted. All I got is a series of errors
> >
> Is the Guest account activated on the XP box?

This question is not as easy to answer as it seems because I work
with a German version where the names differ. But yes, the
accounts icon had a small red spot on the lower left with a white
diagonal cross. I made that disappear.


Bertram Scharpf
Stuttgart, Deutschland/Germany

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