Solved

Samba smb.conf  - valid users = @public  where is this "@public" file so I can edit it?

Posted on 2011-03-22
3
549 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11

Mate (uncontactable at the mo) put together this, I wasnt around for a lot of it.

Anyway ......... where can I find this misterious file?

He mentioned there was a passwords file that I can edit for samba.

Lost on this I am.

Help please

0
Comment
Question by:fcek
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:fcek
ID: 35195051


Its on Fedora 14
0
 
LVL 31

Expert Comment

by:farzanj
ID: 35195084
File should be

/etc/samba/smb.conf
0
 
LVL 31

Accepted Solution

by:
farzanj earned 500 total points
ID: 35195374
What you want to see is Samba shares.  Those are located at the bottom of Samba /etc/samba/smb.conf file.

This directory also contains smbusers file
The complete path is /etc/samba/smbusers

0

Featured Post

NEW Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows

Backup and recover physical and cloud-based servers and workstations, as well as endpoint devices that belong to remote users. Avoid downtime and data loss quickly and easily for Windows-based physical or public cloud-based workloads!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Granting root permissions to a user (in Debian Jessie) 17 83
exchange, squid, proxy, linux 6 88
Krita v3 Linux Mint/Ubuntu 16.04 9 76
cmake and message 1 25
Linux users are sometimes dumbfounded by the severe lack of documentation on a topic. Sometimes, the documentation is copious, but other times, you end up with some obscure "it varies depending on your distribution" over and over when searching for …
It’s 2016. Password authentication should be dead — or at least close to dying. But, unfortunately, it has not traversed Quagga stage yet. Using password authentication is like laundering hotel guest linens with a washboard — it’s Passé.
Learn several ways to interact with files and get file information from the bash shell. ls lists the contents of a directory: Using the -a flag displays hidden files: Using the -l flag formats the output in a long list: The file command gives us mor…
How to Install VMware Tools in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 (RHEL 6.4) Step-by-Step Tutorial
Suggested Courses

759 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question