Samba is a free software re-implementation, originally developed by Andrew Tridgell, of the SMB/CIFS networking protocol.

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SAMBA shared folder creation for the users on Integrated Active Directory setup

I have a centos SAMBA server integrated with AD. All the users from AD will have a home folder in the SAMBA Server. The home folder is created whenever the user try to access the SAMBA Server. Now I ...
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Docker web development environment and VirtualBox file sharing protocol

I'm guessing that this question has been answered previously, but I can't find a good solution to that super basic issue! I've created a development environment using Docker on top of a windows ...
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Conflicts while installing Samba 4.3 on CentOS 6.7

I tried to upgrade samba from version 4.0.0rc4 to 4.3.x on a CentOS 6.7 x64 system. I found the following repo that contains the needed packages: http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/network:...
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How to log if a user removes a file from samba share

I am working over the default Samba that comes with RHEL 6.x version. I am successful in sharing a samba share to my client users. I have given each of them a set of credentials using which they have ...
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gfvs-mount share password-protected

I want to mount using gfvs-mount samba remote server with password-protected, so I do: gfvs-mount smb://ip/share but I need to insert everytime username, I'd like avoid username but have only ...
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Cannot access samba share using full path

I'm unable to access my samba share //server01/test using the full path. But I am able to access by first browsing into //server01 and clicking on the test directory. Any reasons for this?
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Linux samba server integrated with windows server 2008 r2, needs users samba folder created when user login

I have a windows server 2008 AD installed and my centos 6.6 running as samba server. Authentication to the samba server is integrated with the Active directory, using winbind. can I have a samba ...
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Login in Active Directory Domain (Samba 4) and mount -t cifs on debian

I've configured Samba 4 with bind and kerberos to work as an Active Directory authentication server. I've also configured "home share" so I can login to any Windows machine in my Domain and work with ...
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Samba share, write performance

I'm running a debian jessie server which provides a samba-share on an external drive using ext4, its read and write speed is about 80MB/s and 40 MB/s. The client which I'm currently using is Win7. ...
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Windows 10 - Failed to join samba domain (domain dont exist) [closed]

I have problem with joining my Windows 10 workstation to my samba 4 domain. Everytime I try to join domain it says domain dont exist. I tryed joining with Windows 2000, XP, 7 (with some registry ...
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How can I verify which DC my ubuntu server is authenticating to?

I have some intermittent authentication issues on my Ubuntu 15.04 servers. I have asked about this issue directly here: Kerberos encryption type error My Windows DCs are mixed versions for now (we're ...
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Error: KDC has no support for encryption type

I have intermittent authentication issues on my ubuntu 15.04 servers. Periodically, authentication will just stop working. Eventually it will start working again on its own. Or, if I restart both smbd ...
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Not getting credential prompt on Win Server 2012 for Ubuntu Samba share

I set up a share in Ubuntu with read/write permissions using system-config-samba. I configured my user to also be a smbuser. On all of my other systems (2 Win10, 1 Win8, 1 Ubuntu) I am prompted to ...
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Can't connect Windows 7 to Samba 4 domain controller [closed]

I created domain controller on CentOS 6 using Samba 4 according to this tutorial. The problem is that when I try to join Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 machine to the domain I still got "The ...
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Apache NTLM not authenicating domain username/password.

I have a centos box and I am trying to setup NTLM authenication for apache. I have the linux box on the AD domain already and able to get user and group info using the wbinfo command. I have the ...
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What should be my DNS settings?

I have a samba server and it is on the same network as the clients which I want to connect to the servers domain. The problem is that it doesn't seem to see the server. I can access its web server ...
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Using git on os x 10.10 with samba

We have a development environment set up where we have two local machines (Macs with osx 10.10) and a linux box (Dev server) running ubuntu 14.4. Samba has been set up in order to share files ...
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SMB settings and access

History: I have a nether ReadyNAS 516 running storage sync software called Egnyte. The other day we performed a balance of the drives and had to reboot the device during the balance. Since the reboot ...
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Samba NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED error on Ubuntu

I set up a Samba server on Ubuntu. Everything goes fine when I allow guest access, but when I try to setup a configuration for a specific user, I receive the error below: $ smbclient //x.x.x.x/john -...
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samba's ping_pong test on glusterfs

Has anybody been able to pass samba's ping_pong test (https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Ping_pong) on glusterfs? I have used different versions of glusterfs (3.5.x, 3.6.3, 3.7.5) on both CentOS6/...
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samba4: charset encoding conversion error

During upgrade from samba-3.5 to samba-4.1, directive: display charset: UTF-8 was removed from smb.conf because it is deprecated; in the same smb.conf there is: unix charset: ISO-8859-15 Which is ...
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Pass-through or proxy DFS in Samba?

Samba supports Microsoft's DFS protocol, which is good. However, that just shares out junctions, which the client interprets as a path to a different SMB mount and mounts it directly. In other words, ...
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File permissions issue on OS X El Capitan and SMB share

Since we upgraded to OSX El Capitan we experienced some strange file permissions errors with our SMB server. We have a ubuntu server machine hosting our working files over a SMB shared folder to each ...
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server side copy for Linux does not work

I have a NAS embedded Linux device which has Samba4 installed and running. I have configured a samba share, and I am trying to do server-side copy within that samba share from a client. This is what I ...
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allow all users to read/write any files/folders on 2nd drive regardless of who created it in linux

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I've got a mount point called /files that is owned by root, the group is plugdev and I've given the group write permission. I used some of the information in https://...
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Authenticate SMB connections on OpenBSD using Active Directory

I have an OpenBSD box that is being used primarily as an SFTP server. Some users running windows need the ability to map a share from this server using SMB. Rather than setting up individual accounts ...
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Samba AD DC not showing Printers

I have setup my Ubuntu Server as an AD DC using Version 4.1.6-Ubuntu. When I try to access the printers share from a Windows Client I am getting an "Illegal Function" error. I tried it from Windows 10 ...
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Authenticate Samba share via Kerberos using Open Directory

I have an Open Directory master on a machine called "minime" (El Capitan, Server 5). I further have a Samba server "tricky", running Ubuntu and a Mac OS X client "wallace". I want users on wallace to ...
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Samba connection fails from OS X

The server is running Ubuntu 12.04 and Samba 3.6.3. Windows users can mount their shares without problems, using the path \\my_server.com\username and account \username. However, when I try to ...
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Linux to authenticate using MS AD using samba

I am trying to complete a poc which needs linux server to connect to MS AD and authenticate using domain creds. After some reference, I felt samba would do good here and so I have installed and ...
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Set Windows share as network home for AD-joined Mac users

we've been seriously scratching our heads on this issue for the last few days. It's now time to ask other professionals on possible solutions for this. The situation and what we're attempting to do: ...
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Windows Server: Impact of high count of ACL entries on overall performance

I have been searching on this and just can't find enough information on the topic. We are trying to develop a custom folder / permission tool. The clients needs are quiet complicated as there will be ...
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Mac can connect to samba via IP but not netbios name [closed]

I've setup a samba share on Centos 6. smb.conf [data] path = /data writeable = yes browseable = yes valid users = user01 create mask = 0777 create mode = 0777 directory mode = 0777 share modes = yes ...
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Samba share not accessible from Windows 10

I'm not able access samba from a windows 10 machine which is having a mail user account.However,when i login with a local user account i'm able to access the samba share. I went ahead and captured ...
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CIFS/SAMBA Mount still attempts before network is ready even with _netdev

The title gives a pretty good synopsis. I am running a debian derivative (osmc) on a raspberry pi 2 in this case. and am trying to mount a share. It mounts 100% a ok from the command line or just ...
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Windows 7 : Application cannot write to shared folder - Access denied

I'm having permission issues with an in-house application. This applications has an area where you drag and drop files. When you drag and drop the files, it normally saves the file to a shared folder. ...
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Printed text from *nix (Linux or Unix) to a Samba / LPD Windows print server skewed text

I'm asking my question under the "managing the hardware or software of servers, workstations, storage or networks" part of the site. Someone setup an EPSON DFX-9000 printer on a Windows 7 PC, ...
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Centos AD Authentication with SSSD, How to add Samba Shares

I've been trying to get this to work reliable for some time. Heres the breakdown: Centos 7 with SSSD auth to Active Directory (fully functional) here is the sssd.conf file: [sssd] domains = example ...
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Debian 8(Jessie): netbios name resolution

To resolve netbios names on Debian 7(Wheezy) I used to install winbind and append a 'wins' in /etc/nsswitch.conf. This procedure appears to not work on a freshly installed Debian 8.2(Jessie). It does, ...
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Network speed between Windows 7 machines sharing over samba/SMB not reaching 10Gb/s

I have two Windows 7 Machines that are connected via 10Gb/s Intel Server Cards on a 10Gb/s Switch an a subnetwork(Physically separate from the larger main domain network). I'm trying to copy files ...
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How to transfer a samba4 PDC to another server

I have combed the entire internet and have not found one article or piece of documentation worth mentioning in regards to the proper method for transferring a Samba4 PDC to another server. I ...
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Samba user login

some help needed. I have/manage a samba share at work. It works fine for everyone except one user. I've tried all I can think now, so now I hope for some new input. $smbclient --list LOCALHOST as ...
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Samba 3.6 doesn't accept force user / force group with domain name user

I had a samba 3.5.x install (CentOS 6), joined to an AD domain named EXAMPLE. I also have a local user/group on a linux boxes example:example. This is an example share: [app] ...
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SMB / CIFS / Samba Connectionless or Not whilst transfering files?

I have been researching this for a bit, but I have been getting conflicting answers, does samba, from my gatherings, SMB runs on ports TCP & UDP 137-139 & 445. But I have no idea therefore ...
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Nagios Custom scripting help needed

I am running into a file permissions error when a custom python script is running as a service check, but when I run the script from the bash shell it runs fine. Here is more information on how this ...
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Powerbroker Open : Cannot automount CIFS share, where is the kerberos ticket?

I am using Powerbroker Open (formerly Likewise Open) to join CentOS 7 machines to a Windows 2012 R2 domain. Login etc. works fine. Now I am trying to use the automatic mount of home directories via ...
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Samba4 AD domain vs Windows AD domain [closed]

Recently, we wanted to move from Samba 3.6 domain to something newer, because this domain controller was enough few years ago, but not now. Our company growth to nearly 300 machines, from 40 when we ...
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Cannot connect to Linux Samba share from Windows 10

I have a Samba server version 4.1.11 running on Ubuntu 14.04. I cannot connect from Windows 10 (but I can from Windows 7). The server and the clients are not on the same LAN. The error message given ...
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samba authentication issue for one specific user account

I'm facing a pretty annoying issue with Samba. Here is my setup: Windows Server 2003 + Active Directory (users authentication) NAS Server (Ubuntu 12.04 + PBIS Open Broker so this NAS is registered ...
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Permission issues in TortoiseSVN on SAMBA share

I have spent a full day troubleshooting this issue and am truly desperate now. Windows 10 is my main machine, and within it, I run a Debian VM that I use as a full Linux web stack. The Linux VM runs ...