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Samba is the standard Windows interoperability suite of programs for Ubuntu and is also the default file server for Ubuntu.

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Unable to connect to ubuntu samba server after Mac Monterey upgrade

I am having a similar problem. Recently updated Mac to Monterey, and now my authentication fails when connecting to samba share on ubuntu machine. Prior to the update, this worked seamlessly without ...
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How to automatically power down internal HDD which is mounted and shared with samba?

I have recently bought an Intel NUC 12 pro to use as home-server, so now I am exploring the world of Linux a bit (so far I have only used Linux via WSL or for Docker). I have managed to partition the ...
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Samba Kerberos Can Add Computer to AD Network but Getting Login Error After Restart

Hi my samba working fine properly but getting error after an update Im getting an error of samba_dlz: disallowing update of signer, error=insufficient access
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After latest security patches updation of ubuntu 20.04 version, Domain Joined computers are not recognised as member

After latest security patches updation of ubuntu 20.04 version, Domain Joined computers are not recognised as member. Even Local admin account only login can possible. Last two days facing the issue. ...
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Can't access public samba share: Permission denied

I don't get a public samba share working. This is really giving me some headache. I'm trying to have a private share, that authenticates with a password for specific user (this part is working fine) ...
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Samba (client) on 22.10 permissions issue on saving from apps

I've successful installed an Open Media Vault NAS and make some shares. All works fine, I can create new folder, new blank files, copy files and folder from and to the shares but when I try to save ...
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When I try to log in to one of the computers with ubuntu 20.04 in the domain despite using the correct password, it says it is incorrect

When I try to log in to one of the computers in the domain despite using the correct password, it says it is incorrect. When restarting the computer the error is resolved, is there any way to give a ...
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CIFS (samba) access and unmounts suddenly glacially slow

(This was working fine until earlier today - but I've no idea what changed) Whenever I try and mount a samba share across my LAN I am seeing the following - only on my Ubuntu 22.04 box [ ie the CIFS ...
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Unable to install files to Ubuntu NAS through samba because "access denied"?

I'm trying to use my Ubuntu NAS as a storage for games since my research has proved for it to be possible. Yet, whenever I run the installation executable to place the download directory in the samba ...
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How to stop network shares from disconnecting

I am using pam-mount under Ubuntu Studio 22.0.4 to connect to several shared directories on my Synology NAS. It takes a long time, but these connections die after a while. This is not a network ...
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SMB/SAMBA share from freenas permission denied for writing files

SMB share on the freenas: [raid1] read only = no guest ok = yes vfs objects = streams_xattr shadow_copy_zfs ixnas nfs4:chown = true nfs4:acedup = merge aio write size = 0 ...
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Samba Network File Share Connection Refused

I have two computers, both running Ubuntu 22.04 (wayland). One, system19, acts as a server/host, and the other, system1, acts as the client. I set up the standard samba configuration file to serve ...
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can't connect to samba share folder from ubuntu to windows

I want to create a share folder from my ubuntu server to all my devices that are on the local network, I've created a folder in this directory /home/my_user_name/Library. then I run chmod 777 Library ...
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Samba Restart Failing [closed]

Not sure what happened but all of a sudden I could not map the network drive on my Windows PC. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling samba but am still receiving: "Job for smbd.service failed ...
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SMB file share not accessible for some users

I have stepped up on a problem which I am not able to solve even with the help of forums. I have a mounted drive /dev/sbd2 to /home/pi/shared with 3 folders each with different permissions. There are ...
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Remote SMB mount doesn't accurately imitate local file

I have a file (PDF, but I don't believe that's relevant) on a network drive. The drive is an SMB (permanent, but soft, via /etc/fstab) mount, which appears on a mount point, so it has a direct, normal ...
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error in smbclient while running it

$ smbclient -L 10.129.73.184 smbclient: /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libldb.so.2: version `LDB_2.2.4' not found (required by /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/samba/libsamdb-common.so.0)
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How to access a share on a Synology Drive without mounting it

How can I (on Ubuntu 22.04) access my Synology shares without mounting them. If I use the Ubuntu File GUI tool I see the Synology unit when I click the + Other Locations option. Clicking on (File ...
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Samba ad port 636 and 3269 disable tls 1.0 and 1.1

Samba ad port 636 and port 3269 by default enabled with tls 1.0 and tls 1.1. Need help to disable tls 1.0 and tls 1.1, keep only 1.2
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Samba share not accessible anymore

I have a samba share mounted on an Ubuntu 20.04 server, here is my smb.conf file: [global] ## Browsing/Identification ### workgroup = **** security = ads realm = ****.GRP preferred ...
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Nautilus, Samba drives, and 22.10

Before posting this, I did a search and noticed that there are a few other questions that may be related, but no applicable answers. I have a pretty ordinary PC that I installed a new drive and loaded ...
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How to let mac computers search for files on my ubuntu server

I have a ubuntu server 22.04 setup and it is sharing files using samba. the mac computer can connect to it and use the files just fine. My problem comes in when i try and search for a file or folder ...
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Need help setuping a samba password protected share

I'm trying to make on a Ubuntu (22.04.1 LTS) server computer a Samba (4.15.9-Ubuntu) file server with a password protected share : I've keep the [homes] config so that I know it works with the ...
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I have created a Samba drive but I can't connect to it from my windows machine

The image It is stuck at attempting to mount for a while then gives me the error "The network drive can not be found" I'm using ubuntu 20.04.1
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Poor network performance on Ubuntu Server 22.04

I have Ubuntu Server 22.04 installed on a HP Proliant micro server. This server is acting as a file server as well as DNS and DHCP server. The issue I am facing is poor network performance during file ...
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Can't share folder from Ubuntu 22.04 to Windows 10

I am trying to share a folder called prueba from a machine with Ubuntu 22.04 to a Windows 10 system. I already installed samba, and I shared the folder in Ubuntu, but when I'm trying to access it ...
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iptables -t nat seems not working properly

I'm working on Ubuntu 20.04. I set the following iptables rules: sudo iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -d 192.168.10.162 -j MASQUERADE sudo iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -p tcp --dport 445 -j DNAT --to-...
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errors when trying to connect to Ubuntu from win7 through samba

I have set up samba on my Ubuntu 22.04 server. I'm trying to connect to it from a Win 7 computer, but I get these errors in /var/log/samba [2022/12/14 20:55:07.957849, 3] ../../source3/smbd/process....
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Fastest Way to Transfer a text file between 2 machines

I am currently trying to share 2 txt files between a Mac running Ventura and Ubuntu. Both files are about 560 bytes but the transfer has to be as fast as possible as my program writes/updates the ...
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Access to Windows servers fails

Since upgrade from Focal to Jummy my Dolphin (or better KNetAttach) does not want to connect to certain Windows servers anymore. DMESG told me there is an option "vers=1.0" which newly needs ...
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Permissions for network file system

Is there any NFS/cifs/smb that allows for setting full uid/gid and permissions? I would like the files to be on the network so that in event the machine goes down, the data is still easily accessible ...
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Share one directory on Ubuntu computer with another Ubuntu computer

I would like to share folders on one computer with another. Both are Ubuntu. I already have samba shares to Windows computers. Both are on the same network. I am a bit confused on the various options ...
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reconnect automatically a network shared foler who was disconnected

I followed this tutorial : https://www.chrisrmiller.com/mount-samba-share-in-ubuntu/ I modified the fstab file as it says. to mount a network shared folder in my Ubuntu 22.04. All is ok, but sometimes ...
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cifs fails to mount windows server share: Duplicate cookie detected

I'm trying to mount windows share, here is my /etc/fstab: //X.Y.Z.W/share3 /media/share3 cifs username=User,password=MyPass12345,vers=1.0,iocharset=utf8,noperm 0 0 Here is what I get as error from ...
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How to setup a LAN Server only accessible inside for files and media?

I used Ubuntu and Linux lot about 10 years ago for several years! I was fairly efficient at it. Fast forward 10 years, I haven't used Linux much lately. At my church, I setup a OpenMediaVault server ...
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After upgrade to 22.04: cifs-mount des no longer work [duplicate]

I had setup a cifs mount point under Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. It does no longer work after upgrade to 22.04 LTS. Giving the following mount command from the shell sudo mount -t cifs //xxx.yyy.zzz.www/...
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How can I implement quotas in samba?

I want to create smb shares that are limited by a given quota size also I want to be able to modify the quota size in the future. While searching for a solution I came across the setquota command but ...
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OpenVPN to SMB mount on Ubuntu extremely slow (10+ seconds to run ls)

I'm trying Linux out as my desktop. I routinely use OpenVPN and from Windows this is no problem. The connection over the VPN sits around 1MB/s which is more than enough for the typical document ...
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automatically remount CIFS share [duplicate]

I've got a windows laptop with a share named 'share' The share is mounted on an ubuntu server in /etc/fstab //lt145/share /mnt/test/lt145 cifs nocase,rw,cred=/etc/cifspasswd,vers=3.11 0 0 It works, ...
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Can Samba pass user's password to an admin-defined script, upon user connect/logon?

So I need to unlock an encfs directory (not home), with the user's password, when the user connects to the device via SMB. The user has no other access - no SSH, GUI, etc. This would (almost certainly)...
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Can't open files from network shares in GUI applications with Ubtuntu 22.10

Since I upgraded to Ubuntu 22.10, I can no longer open files from network shares in GUI applications. For instance, if I open an HTML file in Firefox on my NAS, nothing happens: I mount the share ...
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After upgrade 18.04 to 20.04, Deja Dup fails to backup; something about my LAN networking is broken

Deja Dup (DD) has worked w/o problem for 2+ years under Ubuntu Mate 18.04 - then I upgraded to 20.04 and DD no longer succeeds. DD halts when "back up now", with window "Storage ...
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Mount samba shared directory as user home folder on the guest virtual machine

I want to run several Ubuntu 20.04 virtual machines based on libvirt that share the same home folder for the user. On the host I created the following samba shared folder: lsblk sdd ...
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Ubuntu mount CIFS share(smb1) and shared via samba <permissions problem>

I have two pieces of shop equipment that are sharing with smb v1. The equipment is too expensive to replace to upgrade to smb2-3. My solution is to put them on an isolated subnet with a Linux server ...
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Difference in mount vs file manager mount

I have a shared Samba drive that previous to 22.10 the command sudo mount -t cifs -o user=larry,pass=XXX,uid=1000,gid=1000,vers=1.0 //10.0.0.23/Misc /smb/fs1/Misc worked fine, but now on 22.10, ...
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Connecting to FritzBox NAS using cifs

I'm trying to mount to my Fritz.box NAS. I can browse through the folder using Nautilus and read it. When trying to copy any files the progress bar starts, but there's no actual progress. A touch ./...
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Files turn into 0KB sambashare

I'm using samba fileshare on Ubuntu Server 22.10 and I'm editing the files from a windows 11 client. Today when saving the files from VScode or notepad the files lose all the content and the size turn ...
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Samba share (cifs utils) and Libreoffice: Files get deleted under particular circumstances

Our company has experienced a terrible bug when dealing with Libreoffice and samba shared documents and we can reproduce it every time. What we've got: Samba share on a windows PC (we tried with linux ...
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Permission denied when attempting to cd into a symlinked folder over samba

I currently have a couple of Ubuntu servers that each contain 13 hard drives that I need to make accessible to each other over a samba network. Currently each drive is mounted as a separate share, ...
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Ubuntu server not appearing in Windows network after update to 22.04

I think I'd updated from Ubuntu 20.04, but there's a small possibility it was 18.04. Before the update the server appeared in my Windows network view just fine. I'm specifically using Win 7; but it's ...
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