[Samba] win2K passwords

Mark Belfanti mark at mentat-it.com
Tue Oct 22 00:06:28 GMT 2002

On Tue, 2002-10-22 at 03:08, Daniel Bertin wrote:
> Hi all,
> I need help, I'm trying to create a windows2000 share drive on mandrake 9.0 
> and just cannot get the passwords to work. I don't know what to do.
> can someone help me with the proper way to do this??
> I set the registry in win2000  plaintextpassword to true
Depending on the SP level you may need the signorseal reg hack as well

> I set encrypted to no, with webmin and manually
This is the default anyway.
Should also have security = share

> I tried sychro users from webmin
You don't really need to do this if you only want your users to connect
via samba

> installed/reinstalled
post your full smb.conf so we can see your set up.

> nothing works help please
> can I not just use the encrypted password option default at install?? 
See above.
> Daniel

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