[Samba] Connecting to guest shares on an ADDC Server
rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Mon Nov 17 08:57:39 MST 2014
On 17/11/14 15:09, Rowland Penny wrote:
> On 17/11/14 14:55, John Cobley wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> Hopefully someone can help here.
>> I'm being asked for user name and password when I try to connect
>> directly to the share from computers that are not on the managed domain.
>> My config (the relevant parts) -
>>> server role = active directory domain controller
>>> map to guest = Bad User
>>> map untrusted to domain = yes
>>> security = user
>>> guest account = nobody
>>> path = /afs/comtek.co.uk/admin
>>> read only = yes
>>> comment = Read only access to AFS admin directory
>>> #nt acl support = yes
>>> force user = root
>>> guest ok = yes
>>> browsable = yes
>>> guest only = yes
>> If I run "smbclient //empire.chester-dc.comtek.co.uk/admin -Udsfsdf"
>> on a server that is also not on the domain it asks me for the
>> password, I hit enter and I get "Anonymous login successful" and I'm
>> able to browse the directory.
>> I'm using 4.1.11-Debian if it helps.
>> Anyone got any ideas?
> Hi, it is not recommended to use the AD DC as a fileserver, see here:
> Particularly the 'Introduction' section.
> One of the reasons is the problem that you are having.
OK, I knew I remembered reading something about this, see here:
I have updated the wiki FAQ page to reflect this:
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