Trouble authenticating with OfficeJet CIFS client

Jeremy Allison jra at
Fri Jul 20 03:43:37 GMT 2007

On Thu, Jul 19, 2007 at 08:39:06PM -0500, Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> Jeremy Allison wrote:
> > On Thu, Jul 19, 2007 at 07:33:29PM -0500, Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> >> The [v]uid in the SMB header is not related to real user IDs as assigned by
> >> the OS.  It is a token allocated by the server and associated with a login
> >> instance.  There may be several valid authentications, all with different
> >> [v]uid's assigned, within the same session.
> > 
> > Don't teach your grandfather to suck eggs. I *invented* the term vuid.
> I wasn't talking to you.  You only got the message via the samba-technical
> list.  :)

Fair enough, sorry for being grumpy :-). I'm under stress trying
to get everything done for my UK trip right now...

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