[olug] samba conf

Aric Aasgaard aric at omahax.com
Sat Oct 10 17:45:43 UTC 2009

ps aux | grep samba
is it running?

You shouldn't have to do this but did you restart samba after adding the new
/etc/init.d/samba restart

Can you telnet to port 445? or whatever port you have samba listening on.

-----Original Message-----
From: olug-bounces at olug.org [mailto:olug-bounces at olug.org] On Behalf Of
Kelly Williams
Sent: Friday, October 09, 2009 9:41 AM
To: Omaha Linux User Group
Subject: [olug] samba conf

This morning I woke up my server was down. I restarted the computer 
things stayed the same. I copied a new conf file from backup, still 
didn't work right. I can still print to the server but can't see my 
files. Can anyone help..


            Workgroup = workgroup
             server string = Samba Server
            map to guest = Bad User
            obey pam restrictions = Yes
            passdb backend = tdbsam
            pam password change = Yes
            passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
            passwd chat = *Enter\snew\s*\spassword:* %n\n 
*Retype\snew\s*\spassword:* %n\n *password\supdated\ssuccessfully* .
            unix password sync = Yes
            syslog = 0
            log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
            max log size = 1000
            dns proxy = No
            usershare allow guests = Yes
            panic action = /usr/share/samba/panic-action %d


            comment = All Printers
            path = /var/spool/samba


[Mustang NAZ Drive]

            path = /NAZ/kwilliams/
            comment = mustangeek server
            writable = yes
            read only = no
            guest ok = yes

########## Printing ##########

 # If you want to automatically load your printer list rather
# than setting them up individually then you'll need this
#   load printers = yes
# lpr(ng) printing. You may wish to override the location of the
# printcap file
;   printing = bsd
;   printcap name = /etc/printcap


# CUPS printing.  See also the cupsaddsmb(8) manpage in the
# cupsys-client package.
;   printing = cups
;   printcap name = cups



   comment = All Printers
    browseable = no
    path = /var/spool/samba
   printable = yes
   guest ok = no
   read only = no
   create mask = 0700



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