Account Not Authorized ???

James Nord nord at
Tue Jul 11 14:53:47 GMT 2000

have you enabled plain text passwords on your NT machine?


"Terry G. Glagowski" wrote:
> Using Linux 5.2 Red Hat
> Using WinNT 4.0 Workstation SP5
> Trying to access a file system on the Linux Server (\\Ide)
> from the WinNT workstation (\\Glagowski)
> When the server \\Ide is selected in the Network Neighborhood Explorer,
> a dialog box requesting Connected As: ___ and Password:___ appears.
> Prividing correct information results in the message:
> "The account is not authorized to login from this station".
> On the Linux host, the "hosts" file has been updated OK,
> and there is a user setup with the same name and password
> as on the WinNT workstation host....
> Any ideas as to what the problem might be?
> We have several other WinNT workstations (SP3) using Samba OK,
> is there something strange about SP5 that is preventing our use???
> Thanks...
> Terry G. Glagowski
> 147 Pleasant Street, Upton, MA 01568
> (508) 529-3076 (home) voice mail after 5 rings
> (EMail) mailto:GlagowskiT at
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