On Thu, 20 Dec 2001 bdietz@3x.com wrote:

> <smb.conf>
>  [global]
> workgroup = ITS
> netbios name = EBIZ01
> server string = EBIZ01-Samba-Server
>  [home]
> comment = Home Directories
> path=/home
>
> Questions,  how important is the sambapasswd "program"?
> All I want is a proof that it works, just a simple guest share of the /home
> directory would be great.

You need to use the smbpasswd program to allow users to use the system
unless you define a "guest" user.  Since you got samba working you may
want to try getting swat working too.  swat is a configuration/management
tool for samba.  I know nothing about the PASE environment so I have no
idea how hard this would be.

To add a public space for testing try this in smb.conf:

[public]
        comment = Public user space
        read only = No
        browseable = Yes
        path = /home/samba

Make /home/samba world readable and away you go.

James Rich
james@eaerich.com



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