[Samba] Getting samba to require authentication on every connection

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Jul 5 18:57:21 GMT 2002

Shawn Deleurme wrote:
> I am using Samba Version 2.2.5.
> I would like Samba to prompt my clients for authentication every time they
> connect.

We actually do - but windows automaticly supplies a password, so the
user never sees it.  You might see if some fun&games with security=share
solves the problem, but this is a client, not a server problem.  (Which
makes solving it from the server end a real bugger).

> I tried using the "revalidate" param but it does not seem to work, its gives
> the following error in my log:

Becouse it doesn't exist...

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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