SWAT and FreeBSD 3.1

Brian Kosick bkosick at nacs.net
Fri Mar 26 14:46:09 GMT 1999

Actually I have the same problem. I have Samba 2.0.3 on a RH5.2 box.  If
anybody could shed some light on this I would appreciate it.  Also I
tried to smbpasswd root
and it gave me the error

getsmbfilepwent: malformed password entry (uid not number)

Is this a normal repsonse?
Lanny Baron wrote:

> Hello,
> I recently installed FreeBSD 3.1 on a machine and put in Samba-
> 2.0.3. I have installed Samba before and is currently running on
> another FreeBSD box. The thing is, Swat will not run or rather,
> when prompted for the name and passwd (root and root's passwd)
> it comes back as wrong.
> Does anyone know how to fix this?
> Thanks,
> Lanny Baron
> http://ca.samba.org/samba/samba.html

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