[Samba] a simple question for a newbie

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Thu Dec 23 11:45:53 MST 2010

>> Bonjour,
>> I would like that access to these two shares will be possible without
>> any password from any windows computer on the lan.
> Look into to 'security' in the 'general' section in the man pages or the
> samba.org site.

set smb.conf like:

  map to guest = bad user

   path = /tmp
   read only = No
   guest ok = Yes


 Setting only "guest ok = yes" is not  enough to guest access.

>> Last question: as far as I understand, the share print$ is to upload a
>> printer driver from a windows computer, is there a way to install these
>> drivers directly on the linux samba server, and where can I find windows
>> drivers to do this.


I have not evaluated above.

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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