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  1. #1

    CentOS 5.1 Samba

    I have got the service up and running, but when I add users I can't see them on the configuration. I know they work because I can log into the server and access the files. I also am having trouble with write permission to the shares. I have downloaded the updates, but no relief. any help would be great, and if not dose anyone have experience with NFS services and will that work with user authentication on a windows network?

  2. #2
    By default CentOS 5.1's Samba stores the password using tdbsam.
    They are stored in /etc/samba/passdb.tdb. No human readable, tho.

    If you have write problems.. make sure that your shares are marked with "samba_share_t" security context (only if SELinux is enabled).

    Otherwise, you'll do have problems.

    If you are mounting system made folders I suggest you to check /var/log/messages and check if SELinux is also responsible for the writing problems.

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    Smile Thanks

    We got the write permission to work, but we still can not manage samba users to restrict access to shares. If anyone has any info please don't hesitate!

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