[Samba] FW: desperate help needed - Samba and security = share
ricky.nance at gmail.com
Tue Jan 27 09:59:50 MST 2015
On Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 10:43 AM, TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at monyo.com>
> From: Gary Stainburn <gary.stainburn at ringways.co.uk>
> Subject: Re: [Samba] FW: desperate help needed - Samba and security = share
> Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:37:35 +0000
> > All of my servers run the same type of setup and it's all based
> > around "security = share". Why is this so universally declared as bad??
> > I know when I built some F16 servers it said that "security = share" was
> > depreciated but it still let me use it. Now with F20 it just refuses.
> "security = share" is based on Windows 9x architecture and cannot support
> modern protocols such as SMB2 or later and security features. This is why
> it became depreciated and was removed.
> TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at monyo.com> / @damemonyo
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Gary, take a look at https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Public_Samba_Server
and see if it will fit your needs.
Ryan, samba-tool only works if you are running samba as an AD DC, if he is
just wanting simple sharing, he will need to use the older binaries
(smbpasswd, pdbedit, etc.)
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