Problems with latest version of Samba 2.2.0

Richard Sharpe sharpe at
Tue Oct 31 05:32:21 GMT 2000

At 03:11 PM 10/31/00 +1000, Richard Sharpe wrote:
>Doing further tests on Win2K domain logons ... Win2K does some wierd
>things. It sends a PING at the domain controller when it gets the name of
>the DC!
>Anyway, I have the Samba 2.2.0 code from a couple of days ago plus the one
>from today, and the earlier one allows me to join the domain, while the one
>from today does not.
>I now get messages like "The specified domain either does not exist or
>could not be contacted", and it returns some wierd responses to a NetLogon,
>   SAM Response during LOGON Pause (0x15)

Actually, now that I have fixed my tools (Eg, Ethereal), that response that
is coming back is a SAM Response - User unknown, because Win2K is leaving
the user field blank on some of the SAM Logon requests ... Something wierd
is going on.

>rather than the more normal
>   Response to SAM Logon Request (0x13)
>This seems wierd ... Has anyone seen this?
>Richard Sharpe, sharpe at
>Samba (Team member,, Ethereal (Team member,
>Contributing author, SAMS Teach Yourself Samba in 24 Hours
>Author, Special Edition, Using Samba

Richard Sharpe, sharpe at
Samba (Team member,, Ethereal (Team member,
Contributing author, SAMS Teach Yourself Samba in 24 Hours
Author, Special Edition, Using Samba

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