W95 Password Cases e.t.c

Gerald W. Carter jerry at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Oct 21 12:50:32 GMT 1997

> I run smbd on a Redhat Linux 4.2 box and use it as the domain host for
> some Windows 95 machines. All works fine apart from one thing...
>  either win95 or the smbd is chaning all the letters in the password
> to lower case which is a problem for the people with capitals in their
> passwords and windows won't let them login. Any
> ideas/help/suggestions?

See the password level parameter in smb.conf.

                          Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at eng.auburn.edu             http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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