[Samba] config file locations

Richard Clemens rich.clemens at clevelandtrack.com
Wed Oct 7 12:23:44 MDT 2009

I checked and for my version this is not the case.
I am using RHEL 5.4 server edition.

I did find .tdb files in /etc/samba.
I tried to view the files using vim but no joy.

I need a file that I can edit using vi or gedit and avoid the gui tool 
or a way to import the data from a text file.

John Drescher wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 7, 2009 at 1:32 PM, Richard Clemens
> <rich.clemens at clevelandtrack.com> wrote:
>> I need to know where SAMBA stores the information to allow users to connect
>> to the server with password encryption enabled.
>> I have checked /etc/samba/smbpasswd with no luck.
> I believe these are stored in .tdb files in
> /var/lib/samba
> John

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