SAMBA digest 2250 - Parameter is incorrect

Matthew Vanecek mev0003 at
Wed Oct 6 15:13:06 GMT 1999

Andrew Patterson wrote:
> > If that's the case, is there a way to set it up where NT doesn't need to
> > prompt for a password?
> Well that is what puzzles me.. I don't know what causes it to ask for
> a password.. I've set up printers from NT with sambas before version 2
> with pretty similar setups and never encountered this problem before..
> if the smbpassword for the account you use to print is the same as the
> password you use to log into NT with it shouldn't
> prompt for a password.

Ok, then I guess we need to look elsewhere for the problem, because my
passwords are the same on the NT box and the Samba server.

Once again, is there any way to capture/interpret the parameters NT is
passing, to find out why it gets that error?

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