[Ubuntu-PH] Configuring XP clients using SAMBA 3

jan gestre plugger.list at gmail.com
Fri Jun 17 02:51:40 UTC 2005


i'm setting up SAMBA on my home network, there's no problem using
linux clients as i was able to list the shares thru smbclient, but
when i connect my XP, workgroup is empty. my samba is eth0 while my xp client ip is and i also
added , do i need to tweak anything on xp for it to see my samba
server? what settings do i need to change? here is my
/etc/samba/smb.conf , i'm using kubuntu 5.04

netbios name = SAMBA
workgroup = WORKGROUP
server string = %h server (Samba, Kubuntu 5.04)
log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
max log size = 1000
syslog only = no
panic action = /usr/share/samba/panic-action %d
security = user
username map = /etc/samba/smbusers
encrypt passwords = true
passdb backend = tdbsam guest
obey pam restrictions = yes
guest account = guest
invalid users = root
unix password sync = no
passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
passwd chat = *Enter\snew\sUNIX\spassword:* %n\n *Retype\snew\sUNIX\spassword
:* %n\n .
pam password change = no
socket options = TCP_NODELAY
  comment = Home Directories
  path = /home/%u
  browseable = no
  writable = yes
create mask = 0700
directory mask = 0700

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