Problems using passwords

Simon Hyde shyde at
Mon Nov 10 18:31:13 GMT 1997

On Mon, 10 Nov 1997 21:22:08 +1100, you wrote:
>i have installed samba on a linux 1.3.45 box and i have a problem.
>This is the output of the smbclient -L dns:
>Added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
>Server time is Mon Nov 10 09:25:37 1997
>Timezone is UTC+1.0
>Domain=[EOS] OS=[Unix] Server=[Samba 1.9.17p4]
>connected as guest security=share
>SMBtconX failed. ERRSRV - ERRbadpw (Bad password - name/password pair in a
>Connect or Session Setup are invalid.)
>Perhaps you are using the wrong sharename, username or password?
>Some servers insist that these be in uppercase 
>and this is the message error in the log file:
>bind failed on port 139 socket_addr=0 (Address already in use)

It doesn't sound like this is the cause of your errors, try deleting the
contents of the log files and then trying again (samba will never wipe a
log file). See what messages this throws up.

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