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Accessing Windows 10 shares from Raspberry Pi 3 [on hold]

Is there an easy method to connect to W10 shares using this minibarebone using its built-in wifi? Thanks!
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Ubuntu Anonymous Samba Share Now Not Accessible From OSX Machine

I have an OSX machine which has been connected as Guest to a Samba share on my Ubuntu machine. It's no longer connecting. When I click 'Connect to Server...' in Finder, and enter ...
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Samba file server on Windows Domain can't authenticate users - gives “credentials chain check failed”

I have two TurnKey Linux Fileserver 13 (basically Debian 7.3) running Samba to share folders on our mostly-Windows LAN. Samba is configured to authenticate users using Active Directory on our domain ...
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Windows Active Directory and Linux integration: new AD Group does not show up in Linux

In my organization, the support team has created a new AD group for me but it does not show up on any of the nodes in our cluster(using RHEL). I went through this article to understand Windows and ...
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permission denied with full volume on mhddfs and SAMBA

I use MHDDFS to join 3 disks together so that my fileserver can present one large volume over SAMBA in stead of three small ones. The relevant part of fstab: # Data store disks # 2TB_Disk1 ...
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Permission denied when changing timestamp of a directory on a CIFS mount

The server dir is mounted with a user, who definitely has "Write Attributes" permissions in Windows. /etc/fstab: //server/shared /mnt/fs1 cifs ...
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Accesing Samba share from Windows

I have a CentOS machine with samba installed and configured like so: [global] security = user workgroup = mycompany and one share [myshare] path = /srv/mysrvapp writable = yes valid user = ...
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Cannot set ACL permission at Samba share

I have setup samba share at xfs file system. Samba 4.2 runs at CentOS 7. Setting POSIX ACLs and extended attributes works as expected (setfacl -m user:joe:rw example.txt, setfattr -n user.example -v ...
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How can I fix Samba 3.6.25 “the trust relationship between this workstation and the primary domain failed” error?

Today I updated our Ubuntu server which is also the primary (and only) domain controller to the latest Samba packages which fixed a few security vulnerabilities. The following packages were updated: ...
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OmniOS r151018 file server visible in samba4 Active Directory but not in Windows Network Neighborhood

I have a test setup containing: 3 AD domain controllers (set up to replicate between them), all running Samba 4.3 on Univention Corporate Server 4.1 1 Windows 7 SP1 client joined to the domain 1 ...
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update to samba 3.6.23-30 on RedHat server 6.7 breaks connections from clients on AD forest

I have a Samba server (version 3.6.23-30) running on a RedHat Enterprise sever version 6.7. It is joined to Active Directory, and authentifies the users to AD. Winbind is not running ("Winbind is not ...
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Samba connection reset on Windows 7 (System error 5)

I am having problems setting up a Samba server, or to be more exact the problem is that i have set up the server, but it sometimes stops working for several hours and then starts again. It is always ...
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cifs samba share acces over credential file not working

basicly i'm trying to chance the user and pw to use the credentail file, this is working: mount -t cifs //ip/c$ /mnt/System/ -o username=administrator,password=<pw> umount /mnt/System/ this ...
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samba classicupgrade from samba3 to samba4

I'm very confused with doing samba upgrade from samba 3.5 (debian squezze) to samba 4.1 (ubuntu 14.04 lts) What i'm done now? all from official samba wiki: ...
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Tool to manage samba accounts in LDAP

TLDR: Can I sensible manage samba accounts in openldap with Apache Directory Studio (or other general purpose ldap editors)? I'm currently trying to move away from GOsa as our LDAP management tool. ...
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Strange connectionproblems with a samba server

I am at my enterprise which dose not have the best equipment. We recently implemented a new samba server into the network. The server itself (Hardware wise) was already in use but the samba software ...
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Samba file server as domain member: error when joining domain

I would like to set up samba 4 to share a local directory, so that domain users are allowed to mount the directory. I don't want domain users to be able to log in the linux machine, they should only ...
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For *nix server/Windows clients, what are the pros and cons of modern NFS v. Samba/SMB?

As the question says. There's a lot of threads around on NFS vs. Samba/SMB, but a lot of them are outdated or refer to old security models, or just give a one-line "use SMB with Windows". Both ...
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Same 'smb.conf' on two server: but different results ? (username/password prompted on one)

I have a working 'public' / 'guest' Samba Share on one Linux machine; the '/etc/samba/smb.conf' looks like this: [shared] comment = Shared Directory writable = yes read only = no create mask = 0644 ...
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sshfs “read: Connection reset by peer”

I am trying to connect to a remote machine from a client machine to mount a samba share in a local machine using sshfs but it throws this error "read: Connection reset by peer" test1 user is added ...
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Groupmapping does not work for AD groups

We have an ActiveDirectory where we get our users from. So authentication on the linux machine works over pam. We managed this part to work so far, but we need all users to be part of the local group ...
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Apache won't write in a CIFS drive from himself

I want to connect a virtual SMB drive to a Linux server to let peoples save their files/data in a "cloud". To do this, i'm using wordpress, and now what i have to do is to let the apache User write on ...
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Git GUI on Windows not seeing .git folder from Samba share

THE SCENARIO I am using Vagrant,Windows environment and running Ubuntu inside the virtual box for my development work. I have setup an instance of Samba server and I run the I access the virtual ...
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How to avoid symlinked files shared by Samba from looking like duplicate files (different inode numbers)?

I often have directories on a Linux server where symbolic links are used for alternative names for subdirectories or files (e.g. maintaining a "latest" symbolic link to a directory with the latest ...
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Ubuntu 14 running Samba CPU Utilization 100%

I recently setup a virtual server running on Ubuntu 14.04 to take the place of a Mac server we were using for file sharing. The shared file directory probably has tens of thousands of files, and the ...
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Windows 7 Can't Login to Samba 4.1.6 Active Directory Domain

Setup - Ubuntu 14.04 Samba 4.1.6 Domain test.local Basic Explanation -- With a Windows 7 client, I can join a Samba domain, but log into it after that. I can join and login to the same domain ...
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New files on Linux Samba share: Now you don't see me, now you do

When a file is uploaded to our server, we have to do some work on it to allow or reject it. Some files need to be opened in a Windows box (OpenXml Sdk performance reasons). Our web server runs in a ...
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samba4 unix user and group id mappings

I've got a samba4 on an ubuntu server (samba 4.1.17). The linux system users are available from samba dc via sssd (ldap module) and are working ok. I can login via ssh, create and access directories ...
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connect to smb share with root access

Ok, I have smb configured on my Centos 6.7 environment, I have added the user root with smbpasswd -a and when I browse to the share from my windows box I connect with the samba root user I created a ...
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Cannot access Debian smb share from Windows 7 64

This is an old problem, an in my experience the connection between windows and samba is unstable and different for every implementation. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't, often without any ...
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Windows XP Network Drive Error 1351

my scenario: 20 Windows (XP/7) Clients one XP file server two Linux (Suse 9,10) Samba File servers new Samba Domain Controller (Zentyal) So, the Client PCs all were in a workgroup "blabla", where ...
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how to join centos 7 to samba domain?

In my office, we use samba domain + ldap. I already join some Windows 7 machines, but now I need to join CentOS 7 to that domain. How can I do that? Below are steps that I already did: install ...
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Config file of smb in Solaris 11.2

I have a server which is running solaris 11.2. I can login by root, and the smbd service is running in the server, but I cannot detect the place where the samba config file is. Do you know how to find ...
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Unable to enable LDAP authentication on GPFS / Spectrum Scale file system

I have setup a GPFS / Spectrum Scale cluster on 2 RHEL7 nodes. On that cluster I have created a filesystem. I want to enable LDAP based authentication with kerberos so that I can NFSv4 ACLs to ...
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Errno 4 on centos 5.6 server

I try to install samba on my centos server and it shows me this code: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile Could not retrieve mirrorlist ...
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Linux Samba Server: PAM?

I've read several places that the Linux Samba server cannot use PAM authentication - some say because of the challenge-response pattern and other say because it requires unencrypted passwords. ...
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Linux SMB Server authenticating against OS X Server Directory

I have a Linux Mint server and I'm trying to get its Samba server to use authentication from an OS X Open Directory server. Currently, the smb.conf file is unchanged from the default except for this ...
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CentOS7 Kerberos Auth: Improper format of Kerberos configuration file;

I'm working on setting up a Squid 4.0 explicit proxy for group based AD authentication against a Active Directory domain (Server 2012 R2) with SSL bumping on a minimal CentOS 7 (64b) install. The ...
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Strange chkconfig behaviour on Debian for samba service

The service "samba" is not starting at boot on this standard Debian 7.7 installation while it should. Based on the chkconfig man page, I did this, but it still doesn't start at boot : chkconfig ...
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samba openldap user file premissions

we are testing openldap server with samba3 backend for a new domain in our company. How can we implement users with different permissions on home directory. we want some users to have full access to ...
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Integrating squid with active directory

I am trying to integrate squid as a web proxy for my users in active directory. I have followed the tutorial in the squid site in here. When i run the command : msktutil -c -b "CN=Administrator" -s ...
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disallow Samba WINS from making hostnames viewable across subnets

I have a samba server set up at work for simple things, such as printer and folder sharing. There is a "internal" subnet and VLAN and a "guest" subnet and VLAN. Samba runs on the same Debian machine ...
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Wanting Cifs / Samba to restamp times with server-time for “mv” commands

Short background I have built a small cluster of linux machines and been creating and running scripts for distributed computing. After having gotten some basic things up and running now I'm tuning ...
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Why can't Win7 user move files, instead it just copies them on Samba share?

I'm running a CentOS server with Samba. Connected on the LAN is one Windows 7 PC and the rest are Macs and Linux. The Macs don't have this problem, but on the Windows PC when a user attempts to move a ...
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Samba inconsistent performance

i have migrated a home (file) server from windows 10 to linux Debian Jessie. I've installed samba from Debian's repo and setup a basic public share. Now the problem: if i copy a file from that public ...
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Samba PDC - Create groups

I'm researching on Samba and have created a PDC using it. I have created user and computer accounts and things are working. I'm having problems, however, in finding how to create groups and add users ...
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CIFS/SMB file manipulation list

I want to list all operations (for example: read, write, create, remove ...) for file and folder in CIFS/SMB share in Windows Server. But I cannot find any source mention about that. Do you have any ...
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Securing a samba share

I've got a samba share running, and can get to it from my Windows host. Yay! But that's with 777 permissions on the shared directory, which is no bueno. Every example I can find either says to set ...
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Symbolic link in CIFS/SMB and Samba

As I know, Symbolic links is supported in SMB2. Has Samba implemented this feature yet?. If it is implemented in Samba, is there any difference between symbolic link supported in Windows Server share ...
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Under what conditions do I need to restart the Samba (smb) service?

This has been a long standing issue, and it would be nice to have an authoritative answer: Under what conditions do I need to restart the Samba smb service? I've had situations where I'd make a ...