Access rights

Dieter Rothacker Didi at
Fri Oct 24 00:36:45 GMT 1997

Feng Loh wrote:
> After installing WIndows NT4 Service Pack 3, connection to the [homes]
> service prompts for "Connect as" and "Password".
> ...
> This also happens to a regular service name. "valid users" is no longer
> being looked at. Samba will always deny the connection.

Hey, sounds as if you did not read "docs/WinNT.txt" and
"docs/Encryption.txt" in your samba distribution.

Make sure you have at least 1.9.17p2, and make the "smbpasswd" file
or use the patch as described. SP3 makes this necessary.

Dieter Rothacker, student of computer science

There is more than one way to do it...
and the other ones are always better !

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