[Fwd: win 95b, win 95, encrypted passwords]

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Sat Sep 4 11:27:54 GMT 1999


Try this on the main samba mailing list.  
I've forwarded it there for you.

<samba at samba.org>

Mailing list information can be found at 


Wayne Fool wrote:
> I am confused about this password issue, I have samba 2.0.5a running on
> a 486/dx2/66 as a print server for 3 computers, one is a win 95b and the
> other is a win 95 (pre b), the other is a dos computer (but that is
> another story, I'll tackle that one later).
> My network administrator says I must use encrypted passwords so I have
> used them.  The win 95 b computer works fine, but the win 95 (pre b)
> doesn't see the printserver.  I can ping from the linux computer to the
> win95 (pre b) computer and vice versa, but in windows 95 it doesn't show
> up in network neighborhod and a find computer "PSERV" gets me a not
> found.  All the computers are on the same domain, with the same IP and
> subnet.  I am guessing that the win 95(pre b ) computer doesn't like
> encrypted passwords.  Can I do anything about that?  Thanks.
> BTW I hope this is the right list, but I didn't have another address.
> If not could you refer me to the right list.  Thanks
> Best Regards,
> Wayne

More information about the samba mailing list