[Samba] Homedrive mapping
benvon at engr.iastate.edu
Mon Aug 26 08:05:01 GMT 2002
Yes, that does make sense and that is the way it is configured.
Users are able to map drives manually without any problems.
The samba servers are setup in domain mode, authenticating to an Active
Directory. Encrypted passwords are enabled and winbind is working properly.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nick Couchman [mailto:nick at seakr.com]
> Sent: Monday, August 26, 2002 11:23 AM
> To: Ben Vaughan; samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: Re: [Samba] Homedrive mapping
> If cleartext passwords is truly the issue, shouldn't you be
> able to enable encrypted password in the samba configuration
> and have the Windows clients send encrypted passwords?
> Ben Vaughan wrote:
> > Hello everyone,
> > We are making extensive use of the homedrive mapping fields in AD.
> > (automagically mapping a drive letter to a UNC path without a logon
> > script) Since we sp2 applied to our clients, none of them have been
> > able to map their home drives to our samba servers.
> > According to Microsoft's q-article,
> > http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB;EN-US;Q308580&,
> > "this behavior is by design".
> > Is the issue described in the q-article ( cleartext
> passwords sent to
> > downlevel servers ) truly the issue? Is there any way to re-enable
> > this functionality with more modern (2.2.x) versions of samba?
> > Thanks,
> > Ben Vaughan
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