Re: Login from Win XP to NSLU2 share failing?
- Thanks for this Lennart. It may have contributed to the problem.
Sadly even after removing all the connections, I still could not
create a new one using the correct username/passwords.
Finally though I have fixed the problem by upgrading the "stock"
version of Samba on the NSLU2 to the 3.0.21b version following the
instructions at http://www.nslu2-linux.org/wiki/Unslung/Samba
This has resolved my access denied problems and I can login to my
shares and map drives now first try.
--- In email@example.com, Lennart Börjeson
> You do propably have a "permanent" network connection left over on
> machine which get logged in to the guest account before your otherallows for
> connections. This prevents further connections since Windows only
> one set of credentials to be used per target device.create new
> Open up a command window (cmd) and type
> net use \\tb-nas
> This should display the list of active connections.
> Now delete them one by one with
> net use \\tb-nas\whatever-was-listed-by-the-command-above /D
> When all existing connections are removed you should be able to
> ones with either the GUI or the "net use" command.connecting
> söndag 19 februari 2006 02:25 skrev timboughton:
> > I've got an unslung NSLU2 which is working perfectly (including
> > serving music), apart from I'm having permission problems
> > to shares from my Win XP laptop.wirelessly
> > My laptop is a member of my work's domain but I'm using it
> > at home as part of my network. All I want to do is map a drivefrom
> > it to one or more of the shares on the NSLU2.domain
> > I've set the workgroup on the NSLU2 to be the name of my work
> > I've created a user (and group) on the NSLU2 which corresponds tomy
> > own domain user on my laptop (with same password)keep
> > I'm trying to access the share as \\tb-nas\tboughton
> > (tb-nas is the name of the nslu, tboughton is the share and user)
> > The only way I can actually access shares right now is to tick the
> > box in the NSLU2 admin page which says "Convert failed logins
> > to "guest" logins (Windows networks)". When I tick this box, the
> > login (which is obviously failing otherwise) gets converted to a
> > guest account and I can browse my data (and create new files).
> > The problem is the guest account doesn't let you do much and I
> > getting access denied errors whenever I try to overwrite files or
> > change permissions etc. I want the login to succeed correctly and
> > have the right permissions.
> > Anyone help with what I need to do to get my domain'd laptop to
> > correctly access shares on the NSLU2? It must be something simple.
> > Thanks
> > Tim
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