[Samba] Domain password not working for Administrator

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Mon Aug 4 08:17:54 GMT 2003

On Mon, 4 Aug 2003, Frederick HW Lim wrote:

> Hi,
> My samba version is 2.2.4, recently I cannot login as root (administrator).
> I tried change the UNIX and samba password but no effect. That's strange because
> I used to able to login as root and add Win2000 client to samba.
> When I login as root I got the following error:
> >>The domain password you supplied is not correct, or access to your logon server
> has been denied.<<
> I have no idea how to solve this problem, please help and any adivse is appreciate.

Suggest you reset the SMB password for root as follows:

	smbpasswd root

Follow the prompts. If this does not solve your problem then please email
me (off list) your smb.conf file and I'll try to help.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Email: jht at samba.org

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