[Samba] Guest shares in an ADS security model

Michael Wood esiotrot at gmail.com
Fri Oct 22 12:12:13 MDT 2010

On 22 October 2010 19:36, Madhusudan Singh <singh.madhusudan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Ok.
> In my mind, guest access should be just that - no authentication.

Well, I believe that it is.  But that you need to enable the Guest
account in AD for it to be allowed.

I might be wrong, of course, but I think that's how it works.

What you want to do is bypass AD for one print share.  Maybe that's
possible, but I don't know.

> On Thu, Oct 21, 2010 at 3:51 PM, Michael Wood <esiotrot at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 21 October 2010 20:54, Madhusudan Singh <singh.madhusudan at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Hello,
>> >
>> > I have no control over the active directory. I just authenticate a subset
>> of
>> > its members to give them access to the fileserver.
>> >
>> > Does this mean that there is no true guest access when using ADS ?
>> I do not know enough about AD to answer your question.

Michael Wood <esiotrot at gmail.com>

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