Refusing password from win95 client
cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Wed Jun 3 22:04:04 GMT 1998
> My Win95 clients were happy. Then I used poledit to turn off
> password caching and now they are not happy. The problem is that they
> can't connect to their home directories. Guest shares are fine, and
> other shares that require passwords are fine, but when you connect to
> your home dir, Windows simply says 'Access to specified device, path
> or file is denied' (thro network neighbour hood). Attempting to
> re-connect a drive that is mapped to the home dir says 'the specified
> network password is not correct'. If you disconnect the drive and re
> map it, you are prompted for a password, and it works fine. But then
> when you reboot, the problem is back.
Make sure you delete all the \windows\*.pwl files on the client
machines. Just a hunch.
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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