Machine accounts is smbpasswd file.

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Wed Apr 8 19:48:00 GMT 1998

> I have been unable to get a machine account to work without have
> the name end in a $.  Could someone reply with a sample account not
> using the $ but using [W] so that I can see what it looks like?

> branch had a ':080:' field that encoded the account type,
> I have now changed this in the main branch to be an ASCII
> encoded :[W]: field 

The ending '$' in the name is still neccessary.  It's the :0080: that
was replaced.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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