problems with smbpasswd (joining a SAMBA-Domain)

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Oct 12 19:14:21 GMT 1999

Ralf Jüngling wrote:
> Is this really necessary? I've good reasons to 
> set 'encrypt passwords = no'. (i.e. the user-database 
> is quite large (about 40.000) and not maintained by
> me...)

To use Samba as a PDC you must enable encrypted paswords.
No way around it.  

                            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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