[Samba] newbie needs direction

John Benedetto jbenedet at unm.edu
Sat Feb 2 16:18:03 GMT 2002

--On Saturday, February 02, 2002 12:59 PM -0800 Ray Tayek 
<rtayek at mediaone.net> wrote:

> i have the same user with the same password on both boxen. do i need to
> make smbpasswords?

Yes. After you have a user created in the passwd file (& disabled them, if 
you don't want them to have shell access to the server -- which is how we 
have done ours), you must run
smbpasswd -a username
to add them to the smbpasswd file.

- john

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