smb.conf: update encrypted

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Sat Nov 27 00:28:40 GMT 1999

James Nord wrote:
> 1) when was the update encrypted added to smb.conf (will it work in
> 1.9.18)

1.9.18p7 IIRC

> 2) I no longer have the 1.9.18 sources and need the
> reading the docs it seems the smbpasswd file may have changed slightly
> (the addidtion of some flags)
> is this the case /can i use a from 2.x - If not where can
> I get a 1.9 version (it is no longer on the ftp)

You can create the format youself very easily,


However, only the first four fields mattered.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
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