smb- and UNIX passwords
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at samba.org
Wed Apr 26 15:28:29 GMT 2000
On Thu, 27 Apr 2000, Anders C. Thorsen wrote:
> > I have samba-tng-alfa-2.4.1.
> > It installs correctly, but when I try to log in from NT Workstation it says that computer name account doesn'n exists in database. (I add name$ and username in smbpasswd).
> > The first question is -- what password shoul I use for the trust computer?
> > (what should I see in smbpasswd)
> > Does samba check passwords from passwd and shadow files?
> yes and no.... [only in share mode tough]
> initial password for a trust account should be 'machine' i believe. This
> is an assumption NT makes :)
samedit sets it to total random garbage, locally and remotely.
> The best way to add the account is using these nifty tools that Luke's made.
> [Soon we can make shell scripts that remotely can crash an entire network :)]
pffh, you can do that anyway, starting two years ago, dude!
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