[jcifs] how to investigate authentication failure (with Unix share)

Michael B Allen ioplex at gmail.com
Wed Aug 11 11:53:20 MDT 2010

On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 11:36 AM, Schmidlin, Franck
<Franck.Schmidlin at northgate-is.com> wrote:
> Thanks Michael,
>> You will need to either properly join the Samba installation to AD and
> configure it accordingly or just use credentials local to Samba set
> using smbpasswd.
> Now comes the stupid question:
> Is samba a default component of unix, or is it something added to it?
> In other words, is it possible that this specific unix server simply
> doesn't have samba on it?

Your debugging info show it is running Samba 3.0.28.

As for how to configure and run Samba, that is out of scope for this
mailing list.


Michael B Allen
Java Active Directory Integration

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