password problems (shadow?): 2.05a/slackware4.0 (fwd)

Giulio Orsero giulioo at
Sun Sep 19 09:48:51 GMT 1999

On Sun, 19 Sep 1999 12:17:34 +1000, hai scritto:

>1. It seems samba does not like
>	hosts deny = ALL
Before setting up all these rules, try samba with no access restrictions
and when it works add restrictions.

>2. I cannot get my Win98 box to talk to the samba server.
>   I can see the Samba2.0.5a server fine in the network neighborhood.
>   When I double-click it, it wants to access \\MATJES\IPC$
>   and asks for a password. But the password is always incorrect.
Win98 uses encrypted passwords, read ENCRYPTION.txt (samba docs); you
can disable the encr pwd on Win98 using the reg file included in samba
or enable enc pwd in samba.

giulioo at

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