Installation test fails: 2.04b

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Wed Sep 1 16:45:49 GMT 1999

Rich Shepard wrote:
> [root at salmo rshepard]# /usr/bin/smbclient -L salmo -N
> Added interface ip= bcast= 
> nmask=
> session setup failed: ERRSRV - ERRbadpw (Bad password - 
> name/password pair in a Tree Connect or Session Setup 
> are invalid.)
>   The win98 virtual machine is not running; makes no 
> difference if it does. I understand the words in the 
> error message but I don't know what to do about it.


Could you send me your smb.conf file?  I'll take a look.
Things to check right off is whether or not you have a 
valid guest account.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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