Windows 2K plaintext passwords and profiles

James Sutherland jas88 at
Thu Oct 26 18:17:34 GMT 2000

On Thu, 26 Oct 2000, Chris Hines wrote:

> I have a number of windows 2000 machine which are not in a domain
> connecting to a samba server 2.0.7 configured to use plaintext passwords.

Hmm... Can't you switch them to using encrypted passwords??

> This does not occur if the samba server is running off encrypted 
> passwords authenicating off an NT server.

Which suggests enabling encrypted passwords would solve the problem.


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