[Samba] Access to a share resource without password

J. L. Cabral jelocabral at gmail.com
Tue Mar 1 08:24:46 MST 2011

Chris I tried to connect with -U % and see:

Debian:~# smbclient // -U %
Domain=[CASA] OS=[Unix] Server=[Samba 3.0.33-3.29.el5_5.1]
smb: \> ls

                56892 blocks of size 8388608. 53742 blocks available

Always the error !!!

On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 12:12 PM, Chris Weiss <cweiss at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 8:25 AM, J. L. Cabral <jelocabral at gmail.com> wrote:
>> OK thanks, but when I try to access from a Linux Debian machine as
>> guest, I fail again....look:
>> Debian:~# smbclient // -U guest
>> Enter guest's password: <I put any password because guest is not a
>> samba nor Linux user>
> guest access doesn't actually use a username, this may be the problem.
>  to force-use the anonymous account, you can do: -U %
> I'd start here:
> http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/man/Samba-HOWTO-Collection/FastStart.html
> you don't have to get very down that page to have a anonymous read-write share.
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