Fwd: [PATCH] cifs: Fix broken sec=ntlmv2/i sec mount option for Samba server

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Aug 30 22:20:21 MDT 2011

On Tue, 2011-08-23 at 23:34 -0500, Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> The official explanation of what actually goes in those blobs and how the
> information is handled wasn't available until roughly 2 years ago, and it's
> buried in dense verbiage.  My guess is that no one has had time nor cause to
> review NTLMv2 blob handling--which is now somewhat outdated--since the
> documentation finally became available.

That's pretty much the case.  We only recently chose to change a netbios
name in what we sent that turned out not to match Windows.

Andrew Bartlett

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Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org

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