SWAT login failure

Joel Hammer Joel at HammersHome.com
Sun Oct 14 19:11:02 GMT 2001

You might have luck with using the -a option when starting swat (put into
your inetd.conf file). This skips the password checking step. Bad
security but you gotta do what works.
On Sun, Oct 14, 2001 at 04:20:21PM -0400, michael wrote:
> I'm trying to configure smb.conf through SWAT.
> When I do   http://localhost:901   I get prompted to "Enter username 
> for  unknown at localhost:901".
> When I enter "root" and my password while in root,  authentication 
> fails and I can't run SWAT.
> I've tried logging in as both root and user, without success.
> I've made the appropriate entries in /etc/services and  
> /etc/inetd.conf.
> What's missing or needs to be corrected?
> btw, I am using 2.2.1a.
> Thanks for your help.
> Mike
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