How to create an open, guest SMB/CIFS share on Solaris 11.1 server (Doc ID 1574682.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Provide a quick reference in creating an open, guest SMB/CIFS share on Solaris 11.1 servers, so that Windows Clients can access the share without any need for authentication.

If guest / anonymous access is not enabled for the SMB share, we may get an error like this:

 

Solution

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