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just copy that page ive given you, then run the useradd command to add a user onto the unix database then run the smbpasswd -a username where username is the name of the user you added with the useradd command
are u following what we teach here, ok tell me
1) u search computer from xp samlinux can u see ?
2) if u can see & u click computer samlinux did that computer asking the user pass ?
3) ok what is testparm output for this time
So your FEDORA is the domain controller on your LAN??
In LAN there must be a unit that act as a DOMAIN CONTROLLER so each workstation is able to communicate.(large network usually use this)
Have you grant XP to have a share to your LINUX system?
That samba configuration changes everytime you configure your network state.
Here's my samba configuration for LINUX to XP <>XP-Fedora config;
this is just a small networking___________________________________________________
# there's no modification ,it comes from fresh install of Fedora4
cups options = raw
dns proxy = no
winbind uid = 16777216-33554431
winbind gid = 16777216-33554431
restrict anonymous = no
domain master = no
preferred master = no
max protocol = NT
ldap ssl = No
server signing = Auto
comment = Home Directories
browseable = no
read only = no
comment = All Printers
path = /var/spool/samba
browseable = no
# Set public = yes to allow user 'guest account' to print
guest ok = no
printable = yes
path = /LINUXxp
guest ok = yes
read only = no
case sensitive = no
msdfs proxy = no
I dont really care about samba CONFIG coz it's DYNAMIC.
On the winXP;
>open my net place
>view workgroup computer
there's only your winXP 'computer BOX'
__(ther's no LINUX)___
click MS WIND NETWORK it's inside 'other places'.(under network task BOX)
You'll see workgroup computer (one of them should be your LINUX box).
Also printer and Faxes from Fedora 4.