problems with connecting to a share

H.-P. Ermert ermert at
Fri Jul 2 14:10:14 GMT 1999

samba at wrote:
> Date: Fri, 2 Jul 1999 07:40:05 +0200
> From: Eckhard Szemkus <szemkus at>
> To: samba at
> Subject: problems with connecting to a share
> Message-ID: <EXECMAIL.990702074005.A at>
> Hi,
> I've the following problem.
> samba 2.0.3 runs on a sun.
> The security is server. The PDC is a NT-machine.
> Sometimes when  users try to connect to a share they get
> the answer the password is incorrect. After a restart of
> smbd all works fine.

We had the same problem and nobody could connect until samba was
Now we are testing Version 2.0.4b where the problem did not occur
>From time to time samba tells users, that their password is invalid.
After reentering the password everything seems to work fine again.
So i recommend to use at least samba-2.0.4b !

Regards Peter
//- Ing. Buero Ermert,  Hanns-Peter Ermert
//- Hanns-Peter.Ermert at
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