[Samba] - Unable to access share from Windows 2012 client

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Jul 14 14:53:22 UTC 2021

On Wed, 2021-07-14 at 16:38 +0200, L.P.H. van Belle via samba wrote:
> Since this is an very old samba version, i think the best fix for
> this person is also to setup as stand-alone. 
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setting_up_Samba_as_a_Standalone_Server
> His Solaris 10 has support until 2024 i believe. 

I believe that Solaris 10 went EOL 3 years ago, unless you have
extended support and I don't think the OP has, or he wouldn't be asking

> But he should update it to latest build/patch.. I think he can get
> upto samba 4.1, or he needs to compile it himself. 

Probably would need to compile it, if all the required develop files
are available.

> His "workgroup" is abused with a AD-domain, and... 
> https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/troubleshoot/windows-server/identity/naming-conventions-for-computer-domain-site-ou#netbios-domain-names
> Quote "Periods shouldn't be used in Active Directory domains."
> So, in my opinion, the "quick fix" is, setup as standalone server. 
> You already use hosts allow in smb.conf
> So setup as wiki shows. 
> Then, if needed, play with the client/server min/max protocols,
> but i dont think thats needed after you setup as wiki shows. 

You still need to turn off SMBv1


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