Question on NTLMv2 over SMB

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Fri Sep 2 23:15:14 GMT 2005

On Fri, 2005-09-02 at 16:11 -0700, Yimin Chen (ymchen) wrote:
> Another question:
> 1)  Does the username passed over SMB have to be in unicode, 
> even if flag2 indicates unicode not supported?

No, but the username in the NTLMv2 blob must be in unicode.

But why are you doing 'security=server' passthough?  This really breaks
too often to be reliable, as the squid folks found out - that's why they
use winbind...

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Samba Developer, SuSE Labs, Novell Inc.
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College
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