[Samba] Problems with samba AD

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Tue May 6 13:19:22 MDT 2014

On 06/05/14 19:42, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
> Hello Thomas,
> first: Which Samba version are you running?
> Am 03.05.2014 13:35, schrieb thomas.haag at freenet.de:
>> First on I can't get anaonymous login (Guest) working. I'm able
>> to log on account nobody by using smbclient, but when trying
>> to logon from a Windows 7 or 8 client, authentification is not
> > working.
> I never tried using a guest account on a DC. So I can't say if this is 
> working.

Hi, I seem to remember this question being asked sometime in February? 
and the answer being that the 'bad user' code wasn't in the DC code.


> Can you show your smb.conf please? Expecially 'map to guest' and 
> 'guest account'. But please post the complete smb.conf
>> Second the permissions of my shares are not working like
> > I expect them to. Either evrybody is allowed to see
> > evrythin in my environment or Users are able to connect
> > to the share but can't read any data on them.
> > (Access denied). I played a lot with acl and chmod, but
> > don't get the right settings.
> Can you verify, that you did not miss anything and configured the 
> share and permissions like described?
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setup_and_configure_file_shares
> Regards,
> Marc

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