[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#926474: Bug#926474: smbclient: Can browse samba shares as root but not as user

Mathieu Parent math.parent at gmail.com
Fri Apr 5 20:38:23 BST 2019

Control: tag -1 + moreinfo

Le ven. 5 avr. 2019 à 20:27, <gcab_dzan at libero.it> a écrit :
> Package: smbclient
> Version: 2:4.9.5+dfsg-2
> Severity: important
> Dear Maintainer,


>          in a freshly installed testing/buster release, I installed samba + smbclient and reproduced the same configuration
>  (smb.conf, smbpasswd for root and for user) that is perfectly working on a Stretch release installed in a separated partition .
> Testparm gives a positive result, and  # pdbedit -w -L correctly provides
> root:0:XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX:564A9466B5B97FEBE398359543B5B07D:[U          ]:LCT-5CA4C2F8:
> giuliano:1000:XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX:8C869E0D14E71B60877E785FE5F8A299:[U          ]:LCT-5CA4C312:
> Issuing the command smbtree as root I can see the available local and remote resources, however issuing the same command
>  as user I get
> "Unable to initialize messaging context" on the first line,
> followed either by nothing, or by an incorrect or partial list of the shares.
> Restarting samba (# /usr/sbin/service smbd restart) then smbtree shows all the shares, always with the same message on first
> line, but I cannot browse them:
> Dolphin does not show anything under Samba Shares.
> I have quite a limited experience and do not know which other details might be of interest.

Please provide your smb.conf.

Mathieu Parent

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