samba and windows 2000

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Thu Aug 17 13:38:12 GMT 2000

LE TOUZE Yann wrote:
> Hy
> i am planning to use a samba server on a linux Redhat 
> 6.2 Machine to be accessed by Windows 2000 pro 
> workstation. i did it with NT and i am worried about 
> the "Enable Plain Text Password" to add in the registery
> is it still valid with Windows 2000 and where do i have 
> to add this option in Registery ?

It is still valid but it is a different registry key in Win2k.
See the Win2000_PlainPassword.reg file in the docs/ directory.

Cheers, jerry
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