[CentOS] Re: new CentOS5.1, samba help requested

Wed Mar 26 19:48:10 UTC 2008
Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com>

On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 12:42 PM, Ray Leventhal <centos at swhi.net> wrote:
>  > On your Windows box, set up a user and password that match *exactly*
>  > what was entered for *samba* user/password.  I can browse and connect
>  > to samba servers with security = user .
>  >
>  > Akemi
>  >
>  Hi Akemi,
>  I've done that with my own un/pw on my WinXP machine as well as the new
>  CentOS/Samba server.  in 'user' security mode, I get prompted as
>  described, re-feeding me the prompt with <SERVERNAME>/ray as the
>  username over and over again.  No joy there.
>  Thanks,
> -Ray

Then try this: Open Windows Explorer -> Tools -> Map Network Drive ->
Connect using a different user name.

This will prompt you to enter both username and password.  If you
still cannot connect this way, the problem is somewhere else.