Debugging Samba: Deciphering Access Denied
Aug 31, 2007, 04:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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The next time a user comes knocking with an Access Denied error
message and blames it on Samba, tell him to slow down. Most of the
time, it's not Samba's fault, said Samba release manager Jerry
Carter. 'Our motto is 'Bug for bug, feature for feature, we are
completely compatible with Microsoft Windows,'' he said.
"Carter usually says the motto with a smile, as he did during a
presentation at the LinuxWorld conference in San Francisco this
month, but his claim is a mostly serious one..."