[Samba] In Mac SMB guest access is not working

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Jan 4 10:14:32 UTC 2019

On Fri, 4 Jan 2019 12:59:47 +0530
VigneshDhanraj G <vigneshdhanraj.g at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> Previously using samba 4.7.7. Have upgraded the samba to 4.9.3. Other
> than samba nothing changed in the server. After upgrade am unable to
> connect the server through smb from MAC. I didnt change any smb.conf
> from 4.7 . Is there any changes to be made for make it work.

This isn't really a Samba problem, using the AD Guest account is a BAD
idea, which is why it is disabled by default.

If you want to enable the guest user (did I say this a BAD idea ?),
then search the internet, I will not tell you how.


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