NT Workstation can't log into domain...
rfs at aw.com.pl
Wed Sep 8 09:06:32 GMT 1999
"Hanson, Don" wrote:
> I replaced my NT Server a while ago with RedHat Linux, now version 6. Samba
> (version shipped w/ RH6.0) is configured and IP-MASQ providing Internet
> access via DSL to a couple of Win9x boxes. For work purposes, I need to
> fire up NT Workstation 4.0 sp4 on one of the Win9x boxes, which was setup as
> dual boot long ago.
> My problem is that NT Workstation gives "Cannot find domain server..."
> when I try to change from a Workgroup to Domain Black-Box in Network
> I've set this up before, but I must be missing something (hopefully
> obvious). I have the Registry setting EnablePlainTextPasswords set to 1.
You cannot use Samba-PDC functionality with plain text password.
If you set 'domain logons = yes' then you've got to have also
'encrypt passwords = yes'.
> I'm using the same account name/password on Workstation as I do from 98.
> The machine has the same static IP 192.168.1.2, Gateway-DNS Server-Wins
> Server 192.168.1.1 under Workstation and 98.
> My friend is running almost exact same configuration, RH6.0 etc. and logs in
> just fine. Below is sections of my smb.conf file
> Thanks in advance,
> workgroup = BLACK-BOX
> server string = Black-Box Samba Server
> hosts allow = 192.168.1.2 192.168.1.3
> ; guest account = pcguest
> security = user
> ; encrypt passwords = yes
> ; smb passwd file = /etc/smbpasswd
> interfaces = 192.168.1.1/255.255.255.0
> ; local master = no
> ; os level = 33
> domain master = yes
> ; preferred master = yes
> domain logons = yes
> wins support = yes
> ; wins server = w.x.y.z
> wins proxy = yes
> dns proxy = yes
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