Gerald W. Carter
cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Wed Mar 4 03:42:54 GMT 1998
On Tue, 3 Mar 1998, Tim Winders wrote:
> On Tue, 3 Mar 1998, Gerald W. Carter wrote:
> > smbpasswd -add nobody opt
> > This will create the entry and you can then edit the username and replace
> > it with opt$ as well as inserting the :0080: field following the password
> > hash.
> Great. This created the account for nobody, I changed the name to opt$.
> So far, so good. It put in the nobody group number, but the NTDOMAIN.txt
> file doesn't list that. Does the group number need to be removed? What
> password did the above command put in the smbpasswd file? Does it matter?
the password was set to the third parameter ( "opt" ). The only things
that matter in the machine account entry are
whete uid is whatever ( i have been using the nobody account uid and am
not sure what part this integer actually plays in the logon process ).
Note that the last ':' is necessary
Hope this helps,
Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter
Engineering Network Services Auburn University
jerry at eng.auburn.edu http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw
"...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
- Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )
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