updating docs for new 'map to guest' option and missing 'enable asu support' option
authorGerald Carter <jerry@samba.org>
Wed, 8 Jun 2005 14:33:39 +0000 (14:33 +0000)
committerGerald W. Carter <jerry@samba.org>
Wed, 23 Apr 2008 14:00:22 +0000 (09:00 -0500)
docs/smbdotconf/protocol/enableasusupport.xml [new file with mode: 0644]
docs/smbdotconf/security/maptoguest.xml

diff --git a/docs/smbdotconf/protocol/enableasusupport.xml b/docs/smbdotconf/protocol/enableasusupport.xml
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+<samba:parameter name="enable asu support"
+                 context="G"
+                 advanced="1" developer="1"
+                type="boolean"
+                 xmlns:samba="http://www.samba.org/samba/DTD/samba-doc">
+<description>
+    <para>Hosts running the "Advanced Server for Unix (ASU)" product 
+    require some special accomodations such as creating a builting [ADMIN$] 
+    share that only supports IPC connections.  The has been the default
+    behavior in smbd for many years.  However, certain Microsoft applications
+    such as the Print Migrator tool require that the remote server support
+    an [ADMIN$} file share.  Disabling this parameter allows for creating 
+    an [ADMIN$] file share in smb.conf.</para>
+</description>
+
+<value type="default">yes</value>
+</samba:parameter>
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            <emphasis>hate</emphasis> you if you set the <parameter moreinfo="none">map to 
            guest</parameter> parameter this way :-).</para>
        </listitem>
+       <listitem>
+           <para><constant>Bad Uid</constant> - Is only applicable when Samba is configured
+           in some type of domain mode security (security = {domain|ads}) and means that
+           user logins which are successfully authenticated but which have no valid 
+           user account (and smbd is unable to create one) should be mapped to the defined
+           guest account.  This was the default behavior of Samba 2.x releases.</para>
+       </listitem>
     </itemizedlist>
 
     <para>Note that this parameter is needed to set up &quot;Guest&quot;