[Samba] error: inappropriate authentication SuSE 7.3 samba 2.2.3a

abartlet at samba.org abartlet at samba.org
Wed May 1 03:05:01 GMT 2002

On Tue, Apr 30, 2002 at 07:32:53PM +0200, Axel Machens wrote:
> Hi samba admins !
> This day after I boot my samba 2.2.3a on SuSE 7.3, I become the
> error message when I run the command:
> pdbedit -l
> Bind faild: Inappropriate authentication
> as pdbedit -a -u newuser it comes the same message.
> WHY??? after a day before all works fine !! Grrrrrr

You installed cyrus-sasl.  This deemed plaintext passwords over a TCP socket
to be 'inappropriate'.  There is an ldap config paramater to configure it,
or use SSL.

Andrew Bartlett

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