History of RPISamba

Youngest first, click on the date to display that version.

2015-05-09 11:00:38 (ba-common-bin^NEWLINE^^NEWLINE^

Then, choose a password for Samba, usually the same as for the Rapberry PI itself:

^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^sudo smbpasswd -a pi^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^

Configure Samba to share mounted drives and folders:

^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^sudo cp /etc/samba/smb.conf /etc/samba/smb.conf.backup^NEWLINE^sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^

Typically, the changes are as follows:

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^NEWLINE^workgroup = WORKGROUP^NEWLINE^security = user^NEWLINE^socket options = TCP_NODELAY
^NEWLINE^

And a share called GrownUpMovies, sharing the content of /media/GrownUpsMovies is created by:

^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^[GrownUpsMovies] ^NEWLINE^path = /media/GrownUpsMovies^NEWLINE^comment = Movies for grown-ups^NEWLINE^valid users = pi ^NEWLINE^writeable = yes ^NEWLINE^browseable = yes
^NEWLINE^

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2013-04-29 09:02:49 (ba-common-bin^NEWLINE^^NEWLINE^

Then, choose a password for Samba, usually the same as for the Rapberry PI itself:

^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^sudo smbpasswd -a pi^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^

Configure Samba to share mounted drives and folders:

^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^sudo cp /etc/samba/smb.conf /etc/samba/smb.conf.backup^NEWLINE^sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^

Typically, the changes are as follows:

^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^workgroup = WORKGROUP^NEWLINE^security = user^NEWLINE^socket options = TCP_NODELAY
^NEWLINE^

And a share called GrownUpMovies, sharing the content of /media/GrownUpsMovies is created by:

^NEWLINE^
^NEWLINE^[GrownUpsMovies] ^NEWLINE^path = /media/GrownUpsMovies^NEWLINE^comment = Movies for grown-ups^NEWLINE^valid users = pi ^NEWLINE^writeable = yes ^NEWLINE^browseable = yes
^NEWLINE^

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