Password problems on winframe
damurray at lhr-sys.dhl.com
Thu Oct 21 11:15:12 GMT 1999
I have an installation of Samba 2.0.5a in order to setup shares for
the home and departmental drives respectively.
For some users when attempting the mount the drives through a
Winframe server at logon the system does not mount the drives and
asks for a password to make the connection to a drive,
Despite entering the Windows NT or server passwords the drives do
On some occassions resetting the NT password seems to overcome the
problem, also bouncing the smb daemons works.
This is an intermittent problem which only happens on the winframe
servers, and only
happens for some users. The problem also corrects itself at times.
When accessing the printers from lhrsys61 , the print server which
is also running Samba, it also asks users for a password on some
Obviously the users are already authenticated on the PDC and have
entries in the password files for lhrsys0 & lhrsys61 (the print
This has happened on previous versions of Samba too.
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