access samba file server from 95/98

bassque bassque at
Tue Mar 20 21:24:03 GMT 2001

can you explain briefly how this is done.
I'm not familliar with the method you are refering to.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark" <mark at>
To: "bassque" <bassque at>
Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2001 4:04 PM
Subject: Re: access samba file server from 95/98

> Make up a policy that tells the stations to turn encrypted passwords off
> 98 - thats the best way, rather than fiddling around with samba source
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: bassque
> To: samba-ntdom at
> Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2001 8:56 PM
> Subject: access samba file server from 95/98
> Is there any way to use both windows 95 and 98 clients with a samba
> It seems one wants to use encrypted passwords and the other doesn't. I
> also read about and tried the patch that eliminates the encryption on
> win98.....but thats alot of work for the amount of machines that would
> to access the samba server! I was thinking along the lines of a short
> for samba that says if OS equals win95 then encryption equals no, and if
> equals win98 then encryption equals yes. Can anyone make any suggestions
> how I can accomplish this? Where will be a few hundred machines......a
> mixture of windows 95/98 and very few NT workstation boxes who I will need
> to grant access to the sambe file server. Any comments and thoughts are
> appreciated. Thanks

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