auth.c Error

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Fri Oct 11 23:26:00 GMT 2002

Dennis Lattka wrote:
> I can successfully join a domain using an LDAP backend however upon
> trying to log on I receive and error saying that either the account in
> the domain does not exist or the password is incorrect. Below is a
> snipet form the logfile.

You either need to keep the 'unixsam' in your 'passdb backends' line in
your smb.conf, or add a 'guest' account to ldap, with a real unix UID
(possibly the same as nobody, should be the same as 'guest account') and
with RID 501.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
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Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at

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