Still needing Bad Password error resolution

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Thu Sep 20 05:38:02 GMT 2001

On Wed, 19 Sep 2001, Matt Claridge wrote:

> I've seen numerous reports of this problem, but can't find a single post containing a solution.
> We've been running Samba 2.0.* for some time now without any problems.
> It runs on RedHat 7.1 servers, with Win95/98 clients using plain text
> authorisation. I've now upgraded one of our servers to 2.2.1a to check
> it out, however it doesn't work! I have a minimal smb.conf file -
> [global]
>     workgroup = NATIONALPARKS

You may need to add as "password level" line.  See the smb.conf(5)
man page for details.

cheers, jerry
 ---------------------------------------------------------------------              SAMBA Team                          
 --"I never saved anything for the swim back." Ethan Hawk in Gattaca--

More information about the samba mailing list