Encryption for Windows 2000 beta

Matt Chapman matthewc at cse.unsw.edu.au
Mon Aug 16 01:26:03 GMT 1999

Gwen McAlister wrote:
> I have a user that just put a beta version of Windows 2000 on
> his system.  We have tried to reset the encryption, but haven't
> yet been successful in seeing samba.  Does anyone have Samba
> running under Windows 2000?

For beta 3 you need 2.0.5 or better. For RC1 you need to ask me for an
additional patch.

If you need the plain text password hack for Win2k it is:


(This is also included in the distribution as a .reg file.)



Matthew "Austin" Chapman
SysAdmin, Developer, Samba Team Member

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