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Samba File Sharing

Samba on CentOS Stream 9
Samba on Rocky Linux
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Samba on CentOS 6

  • Consult old server's settings when migrating/upgrading to a new OS.
    • Create the samba password like smbpasswd -a USER (then enter password at next prompt)
  • Make sure service is running and will start at boot.
  • Remember to log off Windows and log back in.
  • If the credentials used to connect to the Samba share change, Windows needs to be updated
    • Modify Control Panel > Account Settings > Manage Windows Credentials
samba_file_sharing.txt · Last modified: 2024/01/01 16:43 by juckins