Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Thu Nov 1 06:43:03 GMT 2001

On Tue, 30 Oct 2001, Overbey, Alfred D (Dudley), ALCOO wrote:

> I am trying to upgrade from samba 1.9.18p10 to either samba 2.2.1 or
> samba-2.2.2; besides the additional functionality, I was told that I
> needed one of these for Win2K functionality.  After installing the new
> version 2.2.1, my client machines can no longer connect to their
> shares, personal or public shares.  I have a smbpasswd file which
> includes the machine names of the clients along with logins.  This
> file was generated using the convert script.  The permissions are 600.
> When connecting, I receive one of the following messages:  "Access is
> denied." Or "The specified network password is not correct."  We are
> using the registry hack for clear text passwords. This all work fine
> for the previous version.  Would someone kindly tell me what it is
> that I missed or screwed up? Thanks doverbey at

the default for "security" was changed from share to user between the
1.9.x series and the 2.x release.  Perhaps you have been bitten by this?

cheers, jerry
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