Account lock out issue with cifsfs ?
sfrench at us.ibm.com
Thu Oct 20 21:08:54 GMT 2005
My guess is that cifs behavior is similar to Windows, although a little
hard to prove due to differences in mounting and vfs operations.
Part of the problem testing this is that specifying the wrong (old)
password can give you guest logon depending on server configuration.
Senior Software Engineer
Linux Technology Center - IBM Austin
email: sfrench at-sign us dot ibm dot com
Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> wrote on 10/20/2005 03:18:21 PM:
> On Thu, Oct 20, 2005 at 03:17:14PM -0500, Steven French wrote:
> > > do you treat "bad user/password" specially
> > No - I am pretty sure that the retry would occur with cifsfs too not
> > smbfs.
> > I could make it configurable and/or change the default (not retry on
> > SMB return codes unless set differently).
> Changing the default seems to be the right idea to me.
> > Do you know exactly which NT Status codes (and older smb errors) we are
> > talking about?
> Not offhand. I'm in the laptop gallery at the NAS conference
> at the moment so won't be able to test this out until tomorrow.
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