[Samba] Windows password caching - NT server vs Samba....(was
Simple (?) question )
Van Sickler, Jim
vansickj-eodc at Kaman.com
Mon Apr 15 11:04:02 GMT 2002
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rich Pinder [mailto:rpinder at usc.edu]
> Sent: Monday, April 15, 2002 10:30 AM
> To: samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: [Samba] Windows password caching - NT server vs Samba....(was
> Simple (?) question )
> I'm still puzzled about what's happening here.
> To recap (full details below) our windows NT client has different
> behavior depending on whether it's hitting an NT server, vs a Samba
> A user/pw that is entered and accepted when accessing the NT server is
> 'remembered' the next time the same resource is needed. So the user
> doesnt get the 'login' prompt.
> But the same user/pw scenario is NOT remembered when trying to access
> the Samba server.
> Note - the user/pw for the samba/NT share is NOT the same user/pw that
> the person uses to log into their own NT client (its NOT using network
> based authentication).
A couple of other things to look out for:
In your smb.conf, add an entry for Password Server, and list your
PDC and BDC. Be sure your Workgroup entry matches the Domain name.
Add the domain users accessing the share to the "smbusers"
file (in the directory your smb.conf is located).
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