server login

Alex Niu alex at
Fri Jul 14 01:47:14 GMT 2006

Dear Volker,

Thanks. It is exactly what you instructed to fix the problem. The server
behavior changes a bit, but it does not affect the file permissions.


Volker Lendecke дµÀ:
> On Thu, Jul 13, 2006 at 06:10:35PM +0800, Alex Niu wrote:
>> [2006/07/13 17:42:55, 0] smbd/password.c:authorise_login(796)
>> authorise_login: rejected invalid user nobody
>> I have to fall back to 2.2.12, because it is a production server.
> This *very* much looks like you are using 'security=share'.
> I'm pretty sure much has changed since 2.2.12 in that area.
> Is there a way that you change your configuration to
> 'security=user'? security=share is rather deprecated these
> days.
> Nevertheless, you might want to send your smb.conf and a
> debug level 10 log of smbd up to that failure. If it's
> large, send it off-list.
> Volker

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