Samba code to workaround NT PDC passwd auth bug

Tobias Galitzien tg at
Mon Mar 13 08:51:16 GMT 2000

Thanks for the answer, can you tell me exactly HOW to disable it?

Andre Albsmeier wrote:

> > I can understand why there is such code in Samba to check if an NT PDC
> > has this bug that it considers arbitrary user/pw pairs as valid. Is this
> > Bug in every NT Server? Can I somehow check if my particular NT Server
> > has this bug or not and then disable Samba´s behaviour on this matter?
> > It seems that my NT server hasn´t got this bug because otherwise it
> > would be logged at level 3 or not?
> >
> > Can I be sure that the but does not appear anyway sometime?
> I have simply disabled this stuff since it makes connecting slow
> and I never had any failures reported by samba before.

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