Windows 98 + domain logons

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Mon Nov 27 18:45:05 GMT 2000

Svein Roar Nilsen wrote:
> One last try before ditching Samba and buying Windows 
> 2000 Server...
> Server: RedHat 7.0 with Samba 2.0.7, set up as PDC to be 
> able to run logon scripts.
> PC's: Norwegian Windows 98 with all the stuff 
> from windowsupdate (including explorer 5.5)

the behavior you describe is pretty bad.  Could you send me
you smb.conf file?  wrt the 'write errors', check for network
layer error (such as packet lose, etc...) as well as DNS 
problems (bad reverse name resolution, etc...)

CHeers, jerry
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