PROPOSAL: deprecate plaintext password support (in SMB1) for 4.11?

d tbsky tbskyd at
Fri Sep 6 00:19:36 UTC 2019

Andrew Bartlett via samba-technical <samba-technical at>
> It is quite late for Samba 4.11 but I wondered what folks would think
> of marking 'encrypt passwords' as deprecated so we can consider to
> remove this code in Samba 4.12 (eg master) later this year?

sorry I am just a user so I don't know how hard to maintain these old protocols.
will freedos still connect samba without these old stuff?
freedos is a living project and I hope it can still use with samba...

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