[Samba] Problem Using Windows XP Pro w/Samba

Ross McInnes (Systems) sysrm at stvincent.ac.uk
Tue Dec 16 14:24:03 GMT 2003

Have you done the reg editing bit?

i noticed the same thing, drove me nuts until i realised i edited the 
wrong one.

http://www.ccs.uky.edu/docs/samba.htm - nice doc for getting pro onto 

Ross McInnes

On Tue, 16 Dec 2003, Patrick Shoaf wrote:

> I tried today to setup WinXP Pro to logon to my Linux Domain Server running 
> RedHat Enterprise 2.1 with samba version 2.2.8a.  WinXP is complaining it 
> can not locate the domain server or is unable to authenticate with the 
> server.  Everything is working fine for Win9x, Win2k, and WinNT 
> systems.  When setting up the XP system it was able to connect and create a 
> system account (jeff-system).
> Can anyone point me to where/how to identify and solve the problem?
> Obviously, the best answer is not use MS junk, but I have no choice, some 
> apps still are only available as MS FoxPro apps, which will never be 
> available on Linux.
> Would it help me to upgrade to Samba 3.0?
> Patrick J. Shoaf, IT Manager
> pshoaf at model-cleaners.com
> Model Cleaners, Uniforms, & Apparel
> 100 Third Street
> Charleroi, PA 15022
> <http://www.model-uniforms.com/>http://www.model-uniforms.com
> Phone: 724-489-9553 ext. 105
>   or    800-99 MODEL
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