[jcifs] Windows domain/username

Michael B Allen mba2000 at ioplex.com
Thu May 18 20:07:39 GMT 2006

On Thu, 18 May 2006 11:40:01 -0400
"Ajay Dhuria" <ADhuria at capitalsource.com> wrote:

> We've been using jcifs for several months now to perform single sign on
> for one of our internal applications, and its worked great for the most
> part.
> We are seeing some strange behavior for a very small percentage of
> users.  They are logged into the domain, but when they try to access the
> jcifs protected site, it seems that windows is passing the wrong domain
> name to jcifs.  It actually passes [server hostname]\[username] instead
> of [domain name]\[username] resulting in an authentication failure.  

Sounds to me like the user isn't really logged into the domain. Make sure
that when they log in that the "domain" selected is the real domain and
not the local workstation name.


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