Questions tagged [samba]

A free software re-implementation of the SMB/CIFS networking protocol, which provides Windows file and print services. Use this tag when your question involves Samba shares, mounts, or printers.

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How to connect Lubuntu to Windows EPSON L210 Printer

I have two computers. The first one has windows and is connected to the printer. The second one has Lubuntu 14.04 which is connected in the same network as the Windows computer. I've installed the ...
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Is it possible to prohibit the mount command prompt the password hint?

I need to mount a samba share directory on Ubuntu 16.04. Although the samba share directory(served by a Ubuntu 12.04 machine) has no password protection, the mount command still prompts the password ...
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How to export a full list of users in Samba Active Directory?

I have an Active Directory running on Samba 4.6.3, on a server with Debian Jessie. On a Windows 7 PC (AD client) I installed the RSAT and from there I manage the server using an administrator account, ...
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Error while mounting samba share: CIFS VFS: No username specified

I'm trying to mount a samba share on CentOS, Ubuntu and Debian and I'm getting the error "CIFS VFS: No username specified" although everything seems fine. Here's my /etc/fstab : //1.2.3.4/share /...
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It's necessary “demote” an old PDC?

Hello: in my work there is an Active Directory mounted in Samba 4.1.7 (Debian Wheezy), I did not know much about the topic so I started studying and recently added a secondary Domain Controller, which ...
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mount error(5): Input/output error

first of all I’d like to note that the issue in question wasn’t one till my latest kernel update. Before I could mount every network share easily and quickly with a mount -a command. I use only LTS ...
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Samba shared folder with setgid problem

I am setting up a file server with a shared directory. Inside, there are per-user folders that are readable by any user and a shared directory that is readable and writeable by any user. The per-...
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Samba works but can't connect through Windows 10

I've set up Samba on my virtual machine and can perfectly access it through my Mac. However, when I try to access it through my Windows 10 installation by adding the following network location smb://...
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Iptables rules to allow appVM to pass through proxyVM configured to only go through a VPN in QubesOS

I am trying to allow my appVM to communicate with my samba server on my local network. The problem is that I am forcing this appVM to go through a proxyVM which doesn't allow traffic to pass through ...
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I installed Samba in /usr/local. How can I run that? [closed]

how can I run samba if I installed it by this command: ./configure --prefix=/usr/local make -j4 make install
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Mount remote Samba share securely across WAN so it shows up on PCMANFM [closed]

I am using 32-bit Lubuntu (4.4.0-98-generic #121-Ubuntu SMP Tue Oct 10 14:23:20 UTC 2017 i686 GNU/Linux) as a client to connect to a Samba share. The Samba share I am connecting to is on a rasperry ...
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Why doesn't Samba represent Linux symlinks as NTFS symlinks?

Samba is showing/representing symlinks as regular folders. NTFS has symlink reparse points, and these can be represented via UNC - I tried sharing the Users directory in Windows and it showed the ...
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Unexpected error when joining computer to AC/DC Samba 4

I present the problem: On a PC with 32-bit Debian Jessie, using Samba 4.1.7 I have a Domain Controller, it has been running for 2 years but since 2 weeks ago it is giving me the following error: When ...
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Missing a driver for a SMB-accessed Brother printer

I use Lubuntu 17.10. I'm not quite sure which spooling mechanism my own system uses (I think it's CUPS). Now, I want to connect to a printer attached to another machine on a LAN; it's a Windows ...
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Restarting a service on Red Hat and where are the services listed

First, I am connecting to a Red Hat machine which is identified from the following: cat /proc/version Linux version 4.2.2-1.el7.elrepo.x86_64 (mockbuild@Build64R7) (gcc version 4.8.3 20140911 (Red ...
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Windows CIFS mount error “Function not implemented” or error -11 or -5

I'm trying to mount a shared drive hosted on a Windows Server 2016 on Linux. The following command works without an error: sudo mount -t cifs -o credentials=*,vers=2.1,iocharset=utf8 //IP/drive ...
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How to encrypt smb2 traffic?

I have set up a shared folder to my linux maschine . It runs over the samba server present in Linux . the only problem is that this protocol in not encrypted and I do not feel comfortable with that . ...
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How to enable unix file permissions on samba share with smb 2.0+

I am trying to set permissions on a Samba share mounted with vers=3.0, but it does not work (with vers=2.1 or vers=2.0 also issue is present). As per SMB3-Linux cifsacl option is needed for setting ...
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Winxp share on Samba 4.2.14-Debian (10.0.0.6) not allowing guest write acces

Winxp guest cannot create files or folders on shared samba drive. How can I fix it? I get "access denied" and sudo chown does not change permissions. Here is fat32 SD card fstab: /dev/mmcblk0p1 ...
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CentOS 7 SSSD AD with Samba Share

I followed this site's tutorial to install SSSD (without WinBind) to join a Windows Server 2008 domain. And it is a great success. Before that I was trying to use Zentyal to set up share folders but ...
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samba share mount owner is colord

My hair is falling out already on the account of samba share issues. I have an ext4 samba share on a raspberry pi, with a mask 0777 specified. Only myuser on raspberry can authenticate via samba. ...
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samba user write error

I have an issue when I want to write to a raspberry smb share from my PC (linux mint). users on the raspberry: default user "pi" and new user "TF" "pi" user has write permission, but "TF" does not ...
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Samba mount issue under Ubuntu 17.10

I have Ubuntu 16.04 running a samba server and another 16.04 box that mounts it without issue using the fstab line //192.168.0.102/share /mnt/raid cifs user=myuser,pass=mypass. When I mount the share,...
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mount.cifs (cifs-utils): Where do the default options come from?

I have a FreeNAS 11.0-U4 box running a CIFS share, which I normally access from my Linux system via an autofs mount. A few days ago, I noticed the mount misbehaving, displaying all files with useless ...
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How to force Samba to use SMB 3.0?

With SMB 1.0/CIFS being removed from Windows 10 in Redstone 3 update due to vulnerability, this will conk out a lot of systems relying on older network hard drive enclosures. I have a Linux-based ...
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Failed to emerge net-fs/samba-4.7.0-r1

I'm trying to update Gentoo to unstable. I executed emerge @preserved-rebuild because virtualbox-guest-additions install fails. emerge @preserved-rebuild stopped and threw error while Samba compiling. ...
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Transfer Files from SCO Unix to VirtualBox / VMware

I have an old Unix SCO running some 5.06 version on some IBM hardware. I want to clone the hard drive into an .iso image so that I can use it in VMware or VirtualBox on a brand new machine. I want to ...
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how to migrate to docker architecture?

I am totally new to Docker and I like the concept of isolation of the different processes in different environment, mostly too the fact that you can test something in a container without polluting ...
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Access denied on samba share created with net usershare [closed]

When creating a samba shared folder using net usershare command, I can't login to it via Dolphin or other file browsers. I get as far as an authentication dialog, but not matter what credentials I ...
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get access denied on samba AD share

I can not access my samba shares after upgrade my centos to 7.4,samba version was upgraded to 4.6.2 I joined centos to windows domain by realm command,domain user(format as username@doaminname) could ...
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How do I give my Ubuntu machine a domain name on a Windows network?

I want to setup a GIT server on my Ubuntu machine in the office but I want a domain name for it that I can connect to from Windows machines on the same network. I've read about using Samba or adding ...
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samba share inaccessible / you don't have permissions

I have setup a samba share folder, however, when I try to access the share, I am getting "Windows Can not access the \\server\share1. You don't have permissions to access \\server\share1" This server ...
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Specifying a network interface for a cifs (samba) drive

Is it possible to mount a cifs drive using a specific interface? My scenario is that I have a vpn connection (tun0) and I have my normal internet connection (eth0). I can only access the shared drive ...
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Samba share file write/close, rename => permission denied

Samba 3.6.3 on ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS clients windows server 2008 R2, 2012 From windows, On a samba share I am doing - open dir1/file - write dir1/file - close dir1/file - rename dir1/file dir2/file-new ...
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Univention UCS 4.2 - Failed 'Active Directory Takeover' process - Troubleshooting [closed]

I successfully installed Univention UCS 4.2. On this UCS 4.2 server I have installed the following applications / plugins: Active Directory Connection Active Directory Takeover Active Directory-...
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Sharing a mounted drive with samba on CentOS7

CentOS 7, samba issue: 0 Files/Folders when trying to share USB drive with EXT4 file system. Samba Configuration file: [global] workgroup = WORKGROUP server string = Samba Server %v netbios name = ...
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Windows client connecting to UCS / Samba server - The join operation was not successful

Using Univention Corporate Server UCS, I have the following Linux distribution: root@ucs:~# cat /etc/*-release DISTRIB_ID=Univention DISTRIB_RELEASE="4.2-2 errata159" DISTRIB_CODENAME=Lesum ...
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mount error(13): Permission denied

I have problem mounting a network drive with fstab -> mount -a executed in bash. My fstab looks like this: //raspberrypi/NASHDD1/Download2/ /mnt/torpi/nashdd1/Download2/ cifs credentials=/home/balu/....
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Linux Permissions - Inheriting / free for all shared folder

I used to run Windows Server and file sharing off my NAS was a breeze. I’ve worked out most permissions to make it work how I need and primarily use Samba to serve out the files. The only task I’m ...
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OpenVMS joining CIFS as domain member fails

I'm unable to join a new VMS server as a member of our Windows AD domain. It's an Integrity RX2800 running OpenVMS 8.4. There are two existing VMS servers joined that work fine. Using SMBCONFIG I ...
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Samba External SSD Share windows but cannot write to SSD from windows 10

have built a rasbian pi3 and added an external SSD. i have installed Samba to share SSD disk, wrote fstab $UUID=B260-EA42 /media/SSD vfat users,defaults 0 0 first problem is i cant login with user ...
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Samba server not appearing on network

I'm running Linux Mint 18.1 on my main machine. All of my software is up to date. I have internet access through this and all other machines on my intranet, however my main machine is nowhere to be ...
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UFW rules to allow SAMBA traffic on LAN

I am trying to make connections possible between my Seagate Central drive on my local area network (LAN) and my computer which has debian 9 stable. UFW is enabled on my computer and blocking any ...
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Not mangling names renders music unplayable on Windows 10 Samba [duplicate]

I have set up a very basic file server on linux. I used the Samba setting mangled names=no to disable to make sure the files are legiable under Windows, but once I do that, all the wav files I have ...
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smb.conf min protocol = SMB2 timeouts from remote (local network) machine

I've tried to include min protocol = SMB2 to improve the security of my local Linux machines. But when I do this, I get time out from within KDE and Operation Not Supported from CLI. Removing the ...
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Hard inode disk quota not working (via SMB anonymous connection)

So I've decided to share folder via samba without authentication and with limited maximum size. I've done everything as the second answer from there said, except that I used journaled quota. Since ...
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Share mounted CIFS folder with Samba

I mounted, in my local CentOS Samba server, a shared folder located in a computer in another town using a VPN connection, and I verified that I can create, edit and remove files and folders in that ...
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Samba access is denied in windows

I want to access linux (fedora 25 in virtual box), there is two issues: Configure with anonymous access, but windows still asks account and password to access linux by samba. Configure with account ...
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Samba - use LDAP for authentication only?

I am trying to set up a Samba server to use an LDAP server for authentication only, but pull all account information (user ID etc.) from SSSD, PAM etc. Basically, the server should act as a standalone ...
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What does browseable in samba configuration mean?

I tried the option browseable=no in my /etc/samba/smb.conf file. But after it was mounted, that share was still visible to other users through the mount point. But as from what I have learnt, setting ...