LAB 24: SWAT GLOBAL
Samba Swat = Web based Samba management for admins
rpm –qa | grep samba
mount /dev/cdrom /media
rpm –ivh /media/Packages/samba-swat-….rpm
(Pre-requisites = xinetd-…rpm)
ls /etc/xinetd.d/ -l
you will see swat file there
port = 901
only_from = 10.0.0.0/24
user = root
disable = no
service xinetd restart
chkconfig xinetd on
We will see port 901 is listening. Also port 445 is listening.
On DC2012, launch browser,
Access the web portal http://10.0.0.10:901
Login as root / Pass1234
You will see the Swat page.
Click Global to change basic settings. Add Alias name (boss), change workgroup, etc…
After changing, click Commit Change
Under Status, Click Restart samba using the web interface.
Test the aboce change
The status page will report who is connecting to the samba server.
Check in Wins to ensure that Maychu appears in Wins
Log back in the Swat
Check Status, Active Shares to see if the shares are available.
On a client clear cache
then login to \\boss, login as st2. You can see that the server status appears as such.