NT worksattion cannot access samba server.

Buchan Milne bgmilne at ing.sun.ac.za
Wed Oct 18 13:29:42 GMT 2000

If I remember correctly, this happens when you don't have an smbpasswd
entry, but have a unix account. So, you should probably make an
smbpasswd entry for each user that has this problem:
smbpasswd -a <user_name>


Muhammad Chatta wrote:
> Hi all:
> I am facing a problem with the NT WKStn. It is not
> accessing the samba server. I can see the samba server
> in the network neighbourhood and when i double click
> it
> ..it asks for the username password when i give this
> detail the username password template reappears...
> i have set up the option for password encryption in
> the smb.conf file but the problem still exists.
> Could you please guide me how to solve this..i am
> using redhat 6.2 and samba 2.0.6.
> Is there anything to be done with the smbadduser or
> with smbpasswd file other than smbusers..??and how to
> do that..I am working on a workgroup.
> Thanks.
> Muhammad  C.
> muhammadchatta at yahoo.com
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