[Samba] multiple samba accounts

Gaiseric Vandal gaiseric.vandal at gmail.com
Thu Feb 3 14:03:36 MST 2011

On 02/03/2011 03:01 PM, Doug Lytle wrote:
> Marc Fromm wrote:
>> Is it possible on a windows computer to connect to a linux server 
>> with two samba accounts, simultaneous?
> If you're using just simple file sharing with authentication, then yes.
> Connect the first share using the machine name, connect the second 
> share using the machine's IP address.
> Doug

My experience is that if you are on a windows XP  machine and try to 
connect with multiple credentials, if will fail.


     net use m: \\samba\share1 /user:user1
     net user n:  \\samba\share2 /user:user2

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