[Samba] User mapping/login issue

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Apr 25 09:08:53 UTC 2019

On Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:24:36 +0200
L.P.H. van Belle <belle at bazuin.nl> wrote:

> Ps. Smb1 in Win10 ! I mean ofcourse.. 
> Step 1: Go to Start button and type Control Panel. You will get
> Control Panel; Desktop app. Click on it. Step 2: You will get a
> window with a list of software on it, go to the left side of the
> panel and click Turn Windows Features On or Off. Step 3:  You need to
> remove the checkmark beside SMB 1.0/CFs File Sharing Support to
> disable SMB1 for good. If you want to enable it, put a checkmark
> beside the same.
> And after seeing this, 
> https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/openspecs/windows_protocols/ms-smb2/fac3655a-7eb5-4337-b0ab-244bbcd014e8 
> @Rowland, can you do a read in this one. 
> Your english is better then mine, but i do think this is related. 

That isn't written in English, it is written by someone who knows
exactly what it means, but in GEEK

Basically, I think it means that whatever protocol is used by the
client, the server has to reply in.

> Could bug#13698 (marked fixed today) also have influence here. 

Not sure a MacOS bug has anything to do with it.

> And might be related: 
> https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4046019/guest-access-in-smb2-disabled-by-default-in-windows-10-and-windows-ser
> Cant think of much more. 

I will say this again, the Windows 'Guest' user has nothing to do with
the Linux guest user. On a Samba machine, any user can be mapped to
the guest user (usually 'nobody') provided the conditions are right.


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