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phusio
September 30th, 2010, 08:40 PM
Hello guys. Im running ubuntu server 10.04. I have a samba share of my whole sata harddisk. I want to password protect some folder inside this share. Is this possible? Can anyone tell me how? I have troubles finding a solution, ive tried google and search on this site. thanks in advance.

kidders
October 2nd, 2010, 12:36 PM
Hi there,

I want to password protect some folder inside this share. Is this possible?No... Password protection can only be implemented at share level. Afaik, that applies to all file sharing protocols, not just Microsoft's.