[Samba] Windows and Linux can't access Samba at the same time.

steve steve at steve-ss.com
Wed Feb 12 17:31:38 MST 2014

On Wed, 2014-02-12 at 10:36 -0600, Chris Weiss wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 12, 2014 at 10:22 AM, steve <steve at steve-ss.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, 2014-02-12 at 13:52 +0000, Adam Barnes wrote:
> >> Right i'm not making any progress with this and now ive got myself totally
> >> confused..
> >> No matter what I try it comes back to the same thing security = share or
> >> user, all the other settings don't seem to make a difference.
> >> I can't think of a reason why this would be, I don't know linux well enough
> >> to know how it passes the credentials.
> >>
> >> I really don't know what to try now.
> >
> > If you
> > can get away from the workgroup idea, I think you'll make this a lot
> > easier to understand. Once you get domain centralised, you never go
> > back.
> > HTH
> > Steve
> >
> I completely disagree.  there's windows computers involved and MS has
> made it increasingly more difficult use any of the "home" editions in
> a domain.

Most places outside stack 'em high, sell 'em cheap supermarkets will
give you the upgrade. I think it's called Professional or Ultimate. We
got some laptops and just told them we were in a domain.

> we're only talking about a couple users and one server here.
> security=user is completely manageable.

Ah, OK. Sorry. I thought we were talking big workgroups.

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