Win2000 professional and Samba ...

Richard Sharpe sharpe at
Mon Nov 8 08:05:49 GMT 1999


well, some progress ...


   encrypt passwords = yes
   smb passwd file = <a valid smbpasswd file>

allows Windows 2000 to browse the Samba server and all those things ...

I have asked David LeBlanc if he knows anything about any registry variable
that allows Win2K to operate in compatibility mode ...

Richard Sharpe, sharpe at, Master Linux Administrator :-),
Samba (Team member,, Ethereal (Team member,
Co-author, SAMS Teach Yourself Samba in 24 Hours
Author: First Australian 5-day, intensive, hands-on Linux SysAdmin course

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