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Old 10-22-2003, 02:32 AM   #1
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Unhappy can't mount to windows share folder using samba

i has successful install samba in my linux box and i can see my computer in windows pc but when i try to access to linux resource it will pop up a message box said resource is \\localhost\IPC$ and require me to enter password. why? I had not add any user in smbuser and how can i ignore this pop up message box and straight to my linux resource.
Old 10-22-2003, 03:40 AM   #2
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well u wil have to add a samba username plus a samba machine account. On the other hand the resource which you are trying to access should have appropriate permissions set.
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You may be able to add "guest accounts" to your samba conf file and suppress the password.
Old 10-22-2003, 09:52 PM   #4
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thank you for the link, and i have another problem is my linux cannot mount to linux share resource when i using smbmount "//workgroup/colin/c /tmp"
i also has try to use "mount -t smbfs //workgroup/colin/c /tmp", it give me an error message said "1554: connection to workgroup failed smb connection failed" but when i using smbclient -L colin it will return the share resource information to me.

What is the problem?
Old 10-24-2003, 11:52 PM   #5
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hi all i has successful to set up my samba and my windows now is able to view my linux share data and I able to mount the winodws resource, thank you for all the help.


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