[kwlug-disc] Samba / Windows connection
bbierman42 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 20 13:53:47 EDT 2010
I am completely going off of memory here, but doesn't the smb user have to have permissions to the file folder?
ie. If I create a user brad with smbpasswd don't I also have to create a user under linux with the same name?
And that user has to have permissions to the share I am trying to access?
Again this is a couple of years ago that I touched this. Hopefully this helps you in finding the correct answer.
"Fired from my bb gun"
From: Charles M <chaslinux at gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2010 13:47:17
To: KWLUG discussion<kwlug-disc at kwlug.org>
Subject: Re: [kwlug-disc] Samba / Windows connection
John I tried both smbpasswd and pdbedit -a -u to set up the samba
account and password. I am able to log in with smbclient, wouldn't
only having an /etc/passwd entry prevent this from happening?
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