Interacting with samba clients on network


#1

I started using Ubuntu with a windows network and wanted to share data and files with Windows 10 machines, but windows 10 has changed some of the SAMBA attributes lately and I cant figure out how to configure my new Ubuntu install to pull files from windows machines only from my samba share directory. Is there a better configuration guide or how to, I can read?


#2

It probably the SMB version change to V1 by default in windows and changed authentication using NTLM v2 by default .

Solution can be try to update SMB to V2 or above and change the initiated NTLMv2 during authentication in Ubuntu Machine.


#3

Yes, I just found a Tech Republic article on the changes you just pointed out, I will have to see if upgrading my samba or changing the package I am using will do the trick. I just blindly reinstalled the old software I was using before without checking to see if it was native in Ubuntu in the latest release and I clobbered it.
Thanks for the update… I will take another look.


#4

This thread may be in help for you:

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/2131750e-d589-41f0-b6a3-1c7dac2361d9/cannot-connect-to-cifs-smb-samba-network-shares-amp-shared-folders-in-windows-10-after-update?forum=win10itpronetworking


#5

It’s good to know I’m not alone, this has been driving me crazy. There needs to be a better way to get around this kind of isolation. Thanks!!!