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Old 03-03-2005, 07:40 PM   #1
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Configuring Mac OS X clients with Samba Server

I'm using Suse 9.2 Pro as my server and I have Samba working. Windows is able to access the Samba shares just fine but when it comes to Mac on OSX, they have a hard time. A file that is too large in filesize will get kicked off the server. I know that many people use Samba to communicate to Macs so I was wondering how I configure Samba so that Mac OS X doesn't keep getting kicked off. Does a newer version of Samba solve this problem because I think that I might have one that's out of date.
Old 03-04-2005, 12:40 PM   #2
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Are you seeing anything strange in the samba log files dealing with the disconnections? I'm using samba on linux and grabbing files with it using samba clients on OS X all the time at home and I never see any kind of disconnections.

Im not sure it should make a difference, but I have samba 3.0.5 on my OS X machines (the version coupled with MacOS 10.3.8) and samba 3.0.10 on my linux machine.
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Where do I go to find the log files so that I can check it?
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Mac OSX 10.5 client auth Samba

I know this is a very old post, but I'm hoping to get some support for my problem.

I have a Ubuntu Server with Samba installed. My Windows Clients are able to login to the server at startup. But I really don't know how to do this with a mac.

Is it even possible to login to samba on startup (e.g. logging in with samba username and sharing settings on Samba)?



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