[Samba] upgrading the existing SAMBA 2.7 to 4.3.8 version and getting authentication error.

Volker Lendecke vl at samba.org
Tue Oct 4 10:52:12 UTC 2016

Kathirvel Gopinath via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> writes:

> after upgrading to version 4.3.8 user's notable to connect the SAMBA share
> and getting access denied error. In earlier version we have used
> *security=server* option and had pass thru server for Authentication. now
> we couldn't use that option and getting. Please advise what is default
> setting for samba version 4 and how to enable the user authentication?

security=domain or security=ads is what you need. For that, you need to
join your domain. There's plenty of documentation out there how to do


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