[Samba] Can't get swat to accept root and its password

Joel Hammer Joel at HammersHome.com
Tue Apr 23 12:01:02 GMT 2002

I do not know the answer to this question, but, you can prevent password
prompting by starting swat with the -a option. You can just run swat via
your browser, you don't need webmin.
Read man swat for details.
BTW, if you are new to both linux and samba, don't expect quick results.

On Tue, Apr 23, 2002 at 10:00:57AM -0800, bupdegraff wrote:
> Folks,
> Forgive me if I have subscribed to the wrong samba list.  I am new to both
> Linux and samba so my experience is limited.  If I should be sending this to
> another list, please point me in the right direction.
> I am trying to use webmin to invoke swat on an experimental Mandrake 8.1
> server.  I know I have the correct root password but I cannot get swat to
> let me in.  What would inhibit swat from letting me in?
> -Bill
> Bill Updegraff
> Computer Systems Administrator
> Alaska Bible College
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