I'd be generally ok with guest and an empty password as I don't need any access rights management among my users. But the server is a remote internet-accessed machine, so I'd prefer to set a good password for it. What's the most simple way? Can I just specify a password in samba.conf, or absolutely need to use LDAP or add users to the server system?
Make sure you set:
You would probably need to set the password for the guest user using