security=user :(

Bruce Cook BC3-AU at
Tue Jan 13 02:20:51 GMT 1998

Mick Haigh writes:

 > No matter what client I use (including smbclient), the server claims
 > that I'm giving an invalid username/passwd pair.  I don't get this
 > problem with security=share.  No doubt I've done something silly, but I
 > can't work out what :(

I notice you're using encrypted passwords.

Have you read doc/ENCRYPTION.txt?  You need to create the smbpasswd
password file containing the MD5 password list.

This seems most likely to be your problem

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