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60 views

Samba Authentication

I know it's going to seem like I haven't done the research here, because I have done it, and I know how many related questions and tutorials there are. I have read every tutorial I can find online for ...
3
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0answers
437 views

Windows 7 extremely slow with samba 4

I'm experiencing extremely slow performance when trying to copy files from and to a samba 4 share. I'm using Debian and the Samba 4 SerNet packages and everything is up to date on the client as well ...
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1answer
43 views

Login script not running

I have a server running Debian Wheezy, and Samba 3 running the Domain Controller. The clients are Windows 7, and mostly work. One issue I'm having on one computer is that it will log in, and present ...
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1answer
266 views

Samba setup: RHEL, Windows 7

service smb restart; service winbind restart; service nmb restart service smb stop; service winbind stop; service nmb stop I, for the kick of it, thought I'll setup a samba server on my office ...
1
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1answer
250 views

User can't connect to samba share on windows (others can)

I have setup Samba in a Debian machine so that existing users in the linux server can connect to their homes and different shares using Windows. user1, user2 and user3 can connect without problems, ...
3
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1answer
368 views

Login script not executing on all stations

My server is Debian-based, running Samba as the Primary Domain Controller. I have verified the permissions on the netlogon share (drwxrwsr-x) and the login.bat (-rwxrwxr-x) file, to allow all users ...
0
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1answer
481 views

redirect My Documents on Windows 7 with Samba 3.x

Is it possible to use folder redirection with Windows 7 on Samba 3.5 as a PDC of an NT4 domain? I want this to be able to redirect the My Documents folder for a small environment (~25 workstations) ...
7
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2answers
539 views

Reset Domain Trust with workstations from Samba 3.x server

I am having issues on a network I inherited with a Samba 3 server acting as the domain controller, and many, but not all, Windows 7 Pro PCs. The issues described here and here do not solve my issue. ...
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1answer
442 views

Windows Network File Transfer to Samba server: “Are you sure you want to copy this file without its properties?” [closed]

I am transferring a lot of files to a new NAS based on OpenMediaVault, with the Samba 3.5.6 service running. I am transferring from Windows 7 64-bit to the NAS, and on some media files Windows is ...
0
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1answer
114 views

Cannot Connect To Home Directory From Windows Via Samba

I changed the password of linux user "user123" on my Suse box and noticed that the previously working Samba login that I used to access its home directory from Windows did not change along with it. ...
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0answers
316 views

Point'n'Print setup in Windows 7 x64 on Samba server

I've done a Point'n'Click setup on Samba/CUPS for Windows 7 Clients. The following things are done: CUPS Activated Raw printing support by dpkg-reconfigure cups SAMBA Added to the smb.conf the ...
1
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0answers
157 views

How can I speed up my login on a Windows 7 machine to a Samba domain?

This is a problem related to Windows 7 machines using a Samba 3.5 domain. I have searched feverishly and found many solutions but none have worked. I recently re-imaged a computer lab I'm in charge ...
0
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1answer
255 views

Samba high cpu usage after mapping shares to windows network drive

We moved our file server from Windows 2008R2 to CenotOS & Samba and did some tests. Everything worked fast and smooth so we decided to move for good. We mapped the share to network drive and then ...
3
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1answer
1k views

Windows 7 Samba issue

We have a strange samba issue affecting only one user. Our samba setup is as follow : Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.4 (Tikanga) - Samba Server Samba version 3.0.33-3.14.el5 ...
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0answers
177 views

Unable to log into samba server

I am unable to log into a samba server (running on fedora core 6) as it prompts for a username and password when I try to connect to the mapped drives from my windows 7 machine. I decided to reset ...
3
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2answers
3k views

Server 2008/Windows 7/Samba Unspecified error 80004005

I have a Samba share on a LAN with 2008 PDC/DNS. Smb authenticates with AD and I have several Win7 Machines that can connect fine. I recently added a couple of new computers to the LAN which were ...
2
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2answers
246 views

Why must I give user & password each time I connect a drive from windows seven to my samba server?

On a windows 7 and after each reboot I must give user & password to connect the samba shares (even if I ask windows to remember them). I use samba 3.6.3 on ubuntu 12.04 server. Samba ...
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0answers
186 views

Permissions within Windows symlink to a Samba share

I have a Samba shared folder on an Ubuntu box which I can access from my Windows 7 PC and within which, as a non-administrator Windows user, can create and update files and folders. However, when I ...
2
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2answers
8k views

Cannot access Windows 7 share from Windows XP

I have a new Windows 7 machine named PAP44 in the PAP workgroup. The networking is set to "Work" mode for the wired LAN. I have a couple of users and I've shared a folder and set it so both users can ...
1
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1answer
1k views

An Active Directory Domain Controller for This Domain Could Not be Contacted with windows 7 laptop

I have server running Zentyal. And I have a problem with joining my domain. The problem exists with only my laptop. I've tried some other PC's and they successfully join the domain. All the machines ...
0
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1answer
443 views

Create a share with System Rescue CD

I'm trying to grab some files off of a computer that no longer boots to OS. On the SRCD computer: I put in SRCD, boot, and make sure that I can ping the other computer (say I set the IP to ...
2
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2answers
872 views

win7 and win xp roaming profile

I have a samba server with WinXP roaming profiles and now I have to have some win7 clients as well. Is there any trick which would allowed to login any users on Winxp and Win7 with the same profile ...
1
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1answer
67 views

Add more ressources to Server service on Windows 7

I'm trying to configure Service service on Windows 7, to add more ressources to it. In our infrastructure there is a Linux server, which has mounted partitions from a Windows 7 machine. Partitions ...
4
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2answers
4k views

smbclient NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED on directories when Windows doesn't

I'm setting up BackupPC on a server and it uses smbclient to backup Windows 7 workstations. smbclient logs in correctly to \\TESTHOST\C$ as TESTDOMAIN\backupoperator (Which is also a domain admin and ...
2
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1answer
439 views

Windows 7 files won't unlock sometimes on Samba file server

We're running Windows XP and Windows 7 desktops on our network, with a Debian Squeeze file server running Samba 3.5.6. Our Windows 7 desktops are having problems opening MS Office docs at times, ...
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1answer
101 views

Connecting to samba share through win7 Home(!) [closed]

Ok, I've tried everything. Changing LmCompatibilityLevel , configuring samba on every possible way but still win7 doesn't see my server. When I try to map my drive it wants authentication but It ...
0
votes
1answer
103 views

Samba shows each file several times in the same folder

I have Samba 3.5.11 on Debian/kfreebsd sid. (Also tested with 3.6.1 from experimental) I have a zfs filesystem Storage/Photos. If I open one the the folders on there (Storage/Photos/folder1) it shows ...
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1answer
366 views

Samba, NTFS drive and win7

I've just added to my unix server ( just shoved it in) an ntfs drive with some stuff and I want to access it through win7 (home edition). After a small struggle I've managed to get access to the ...
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1answer
254 views

Install Samba on Windows 7 [closed]

I'm trying to install samba on windows 7. However, I can't seem to find a windows version of the source to install it with. Does anybody have a link to a windows version or a way to hack the linux ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Samba over ssh tunnel

I would like to use an application on a windows 7 machine to edit files on an ubuntu machine that is behind a firewall. I guess my first question is whether tunneling smb over ssh is a reasonable ...
1
vote
1answer
309 views

Windows 7 domain join fails

Here is the scenario: I have several(17) Windows 7 machines joined to a Samba domain. We have a situation where the Win 7 machines need to be renamed. To accomplish this this is the procedure I ...
0
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1answer
728 views

“RPC Server is unavailable” on Windows 7 Client with Samba3 making logon impossible

I am running an Samba 3.4.* Server with LDAP Backend on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS as a PDC for purely Windows 7 Clients (about 50). It worked quite fine for a long time, but now sometimes on some machines ...
1
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1answer
504 views

samba share on windows 7 won't give me access to /var but gives me access to everyother directory

i have samba share set up to give me access to my linux box from my windows 7 machine, everything is fine, except i can't access the /var director for some reason through windows. however, i can ...
0
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1answer
597 views

LDAP/Samba authentication on Windows XP/Seven

I currently manage a few more than a hundred computers for students in a University. The current setup is roughly as follows: all these computers dual boot Windows XP and Ubuntu 10.04. On Ubuntu, ...
1
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1answer
573 views

Ubuntu - Cannot write to samba share

I am having trouble writing to my samba share. Attached is my smb.conf, the share I'm trying to access is [www], /var/www is CHMOD 0777. Thanks!~! # # Sample configuration file for the Samba suite ...
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2answers
757 views

Slow network transfer on gigabit between Win7 and Unbuntu Samba (26 MB/s)

I have slow network transfer speed (26 MB/s). The beginning of the transfer started at 120 MB/s and dropped down every second. I am transferring a 350 GB file from an E-Sata (7200rpm) drive mounted ...
2
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1answer
3k views

Windows 7 Client attached to a domain connecting to a Samba 3.5.2 Server

We're in a mixed Unix (AIX in this Samba case) and Windows domain environment. Part of what our goal to do this year is to upgrade from XP to Windows 7. While testing, we discovered that we couldn't ...
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3answers
2k views

Samba between Ubuntu server 10.10 and Windows Vista, Windows 7

I have a linux box running Linux server ubuntu 10.10. I have installed Samba on this linux box and want to share files with my laptops which run Windows Vista home and Windows 7 home. I have been ...
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1answer
435 views

Windows 7 stopped connecting to samba share

I have a problem with Windows 7 Home connecting to samba on linux server. It's worked fine for a year and without any changes in configuration or updates it suddenly stopped working. The strangest ...
1
vote
1answer
385 views

Samba Shares from Windows only by IP

I have Ubuntu Server (10.10) running. There are two server components active: The fileserver is Samba and OpenSSH for remote access. It is a home network, (workgroup). When I use OpenSSH from ...
0
votes
2answers
389 views

Problems connecting to a linux file server from windows 7

I have an old Windows 2000 machine that I'm trying to replace because it is freezing periodically. It is used primarily for email but it does need to be connected to the two linux file servers ...
0
votes
1answer
152 views

Profile initialization on second logon

Every user in my samba PDC network gets a default profile, created by copying over a local modified user profile to the netlogon share. Now when they first logon there is no problem. But on the second ...
0
votes
1answer
385 views

How to build a PDC connected to Open DIrectory on OS X 10.6

Since OS X Server has an older version of Samba that cannot be used with Windows 7, I want to setup a newer (3.5.5) Samba server as a PDC. I want to continue to use Open Directory on the 10.6 OS X ...
0
votes
2answers
384 views

File and Printer Sharing / Samba / 139 being blocked but where

I just set up my new remote office network the problem is i cannot access shared folders to the home office (without turning on the vpn) I control the servers remotely but would really like to ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Samba share doesn't have write permissions

alright, I've got one that should be really simple. I want a wide open smb share for my Windows 7 machine. Everyone should be able to access it, regardless of domain or username or anything. My ...
0
votes
1answer
489 views

Samba3 PDC with single user profile per OS

I would like to set up a Samba3 PDC on an Ubuntu 10.04 LTS box for Windows XP and Windows 7 Clients. For my application I do not really need the whole profile overhead a normal Windows domain network ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Windows 7 cannot create “permanent” profile from samba server

I have a samba server which has an odd problem; I was able to get the Win7 box to logon using the instructions from the official samba wiki; however, after setting up a BDC, I missed the step of using ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Getting 0x80070043 error when accessing Samba share from Windows 7

I created a Samba share on my new Ubuntu 10.04 machine. When I try to access it from a Windows 7 client, I get network error 0x80070043 (The network path not found). However, I get this error when I ...
3
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6answers
2k views

Windows 7 / Samba “access denied” message from xcopy

I've got a Windows 7 Ultimate system which maps a Samba 3.0.33 share. I have no problems reading, writing, or replacing any files or directories from windows file explorer. I have attempted to set up ...
4
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1answer
2k views

Windows 7 joining OS X Server domain

We're having trouble getting a new Windows 7 Ultimate machine joined to an OS X domain. I found this Apple KB article discussing the very same issue we're having. Basically, when entering all the ...