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Sarma Seetamraju sarma at
Sat Oct 3 04:14:21 GMT 1998

> Date: Thu, 1 Oct 1998 17:43:53 +0200
> From: "Oleg Kustov"
> Subject: w98
> I have installed Samba 1.9.17p4 on Linux server.
> PC with Windows95 and Windows NT( with registery set to enable plain text
> password) are connected without any problem.
> But PC with Windows98 are not.

With win98, you are better off with the latest release and better off using
I don't think the registry hack for win98 is common knowledge as yet.
So, I let samba support encrupted passwords (which means you need to
use smbpassword).   There is tons of documentation on that with the

Its quite straightforward and it took me an hour to get the setup going.


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