Sharing with Windows

William Scott Lockwood III scott at
Sat Feb 7 16:11:07 UTC 2015

On Sat, Feb 7, 2015 at 8:01 AM, Petter Adsen <petter at> wrote:
> On Sat, 07 Feb 2015 10:38:44 -0500
> Scott Blair <scott.blair at> wrote:
>> OK I changed the name to PS3shared.
>> Now it is prompting me for a username and password. Tried my username
>> and password and still denied.
> I don't know if it is necessary (I don't use samba), but have you tried
> adding a user and setting the password with "smbpasswd -a username" as
> root?
> Petter

That would be why I asked if he'd read the documentation. I don't mind
helping someone, but this list is not a replacement for `man 5 samba`.

W. Scott Lockwood III

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