question about this howto

Discussion in 'HOWTO-Related Questions' started by paulus4605, Aug 29, 2007.

  1. paulus4605

    paulus4605 New Member

    I have the following questions on when running this tutorial

    1. I only see one of the three harddrives how can I add the 2 others

    2. when trying to add passwords for a user I get an error message that it's not able to apply the changes (I can give you the exact message when I'm at home tonight.

    3. When I'm on my Windows workstation I can get into the fileserver with my administrator account, and I can then only acces the public folder all the other folders are not accessible by me ? how can I solve this?

    4 Do I need to add my workstations to the files win dns or can I skip that?

    thanks for your help

    kind regards

  2. paulus4605

    paulus4605 New Member

    this is the errormessage I'm getting when I'm trying to add a smb password to a user

    smbpasswd -a paul
    New SMB password:
    Retype new SMB password:
    tdb_update_sam: Failing to store a SAM_ACCOUNT for [paul] without a primary group RID
    Failed to add entry for user paul.
    Failed to modify password entry for user paul
    [email protected] /bin/hostname -F /etc/hostname:/home/administrator#
  3. paulus4605

    paulus4605 New Member

    you can skip the first question I have to format them and mount them,
    how do I get them visible on my network afterwards?

    can you still help me out with my other questions thanks for your help

  4. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    Can you post the exact error messages, e.g. from your logs?
  5. paulus4605

    paulus4605 New Member

    since I'm a starter I don't know what commands to use can you help me out here
    thanks Paul
  6. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    Take a look at the log files in the /var/log directory. For example, to take a look at the last 100 lines from /var/log/syslog, you'd run
    tail -n100 /var/log/syslog
  7. paulus4605

    paulus4605 New Member

    this are the 100 lines from the syslog

    see attachment


    Attached Files:

  8. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    Does this user exist in /etc/passwd?

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