login w/o password
wieserg at creative-it.com
Mon May 3 23:09:33 GMT 1999
I'm using an old Intel netport printserver that loads it application
code form a netbios resource. As I don't have (or want) a Win station on
my network I thought I can use samba for that issue.
The problem now is that this itel netport tries to login with
user=netport and NO password.
So I set up a ressource like this:
comment = Intel Netport RBL file
path = /home/gwieser/netport
read only = yes
browseeable = yes
public = yes
guest only = yes
If I login to that NETPORT ressource with smbclient I get asked for the
password. When pressing the RETURN key, the password is asked another
time! Then access is granted.
Is it possible to tell samba to just ask one time for that password if
it's an empty one?
I tried it on version 1.9.18p8 and 2.0.1, all the same.
creative-it/Guenther Wieser Software KEG
Student of Telematik at Graz University of Technology
http://www.creative-it.com mailto:wieserg at creative-it.com
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