Samba instructions

Dagmar d'Surreal dagmar.wants at
Sun Jan 19 13:04:33 PST 2003

On Sat, 2003-01-18 at 12:46, Archaic wrote:
> Just wanted to mention again, that one of my notes was the symlink in
> /sbin which points to a missing /usr/bin/smbmount. We should delete the
> link.
> Also, the use of /etc/samba/private wasn't mentioned after my original
> post. I was just wondering why the extra directory instead of just
> /etc/samba?

Administrative users might be allowed to read/modify the configuration
files, but _no one_ should be allowed to directly access the state
information about current user logins as it contains sensitive
information and is being stored there.
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