[Samba] Access to a share resource without password

Helmut Hullen Hullen at t-online.de
Fri Feb 25 13:17:00 MST 2011

Hallo, Chris,

Du meintest am 25.02.11:

>> 1) The Linux local user "guest" must be added to samba with
>> "smbpasswd -a guest" ???

> In the example I show their is no local 'nix user named "guest". The
> purpose of the username map file is to map the Windows "guest"
> user/account to the 'nix "nobody" user/account - this (nobody) is
> typically, in the distros I have run across, the 'nix default guest
> account (no login privileges necessary).

Have I to add "nobody" to the samba password file?

Viele Gruesse!

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