[Samba] Public share ask for a password

c.buhtz at posteo.jp c.buhtz at posteo.jp
Tue Mar 21 13:22:49 UTC 2017

Dear Amit,

thanks for your fast reply. I am a bit surprised that you answer in
HTML and doing TOFU despite that you come from a readhat.com mailbox. ;)

On 2017-03-21 18:42 amit kumar <amitkuma at redhat.com> wrote:
> Try this config

I can not see a relevant difference between your config and mine. Can
you explain which part of it would do the job?

>     workgroup = WORKGROUP

>     security = user

>     map to guest = Bad User

>     passdb backend = tdbsam
no need for it. set by default

>     read only = no
set by "writeble = yes"

>     create mask = 0755
not set. default is 0744. But don't see that this would affect my

If this was your working config than I would suggest that there is
something wrong on my client site.


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