[Samba] Samba PDC & windows XP

Paolo Federici federici at CE.UniPR.IT
Tue Apr 23 07:50:05 GMT 2002

It's all as you write me but dont' work...
I  had changed the line   encrypt passwords = true  in   encrypt 
passwords = yes  but don't change anything

            Paolo Federici

TWood at bma.org.uk wrote:

>Your smb.conf should read
>encrypt passwords = yes
>smb passwd file = /etc/samba/smbpasswd
>Then open a terminal window and type. "jsmith would a a user name that
>lives in the passwd file on the Unix box"
>/usr/bin/smbpasswd -a jsmith
>/usr/bin/smbpasswd -c jsmith
>Then make sure you smb is running by typing
>/etc/init.d/smb start
>Now from you XP machine you should be able to connect the the Samber Server
>Tony Wood
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