Robert Styma stymar at agcs.com
Mon Oct 22 15:29:05 GMT 2001

It appears you are using the hpuxhr4 machine as the PDC that you
are logging into.  You need to use

smbpasswd -a -m name_of_the_NT_machine

To create a machine trust account for the NT machine.  Win98 machines
do not need this.

brian.everett at equant.com wrote:

> There's a doc I downloaded that has 11 tests.
>  http://us4.samba.org/samba docs/DIAGNOSIS.html
>  I can get through the first 7.
> Now test number 8...
> From the dos prompt:
> net view \\hpuxhr4
> The password is invalid for \\hpuxhr4
> Type the password for \\hpuxhr4:
> System error 1240 has occurred.
> The account is not authorized to log in from this station.
> No matter what password I use and I am using the password of the current
> user
> who has signed in to NT and the passwords are the same.
> Gee I've checked everything that I can think of.
> Any idea on the specifics of this error message and what should be
> investigated.
> I'd like to become a pro at this but it's been a hard road so far.
> Thanks in advance.
> Brian Everett
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Robert E. Styma
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