[Samba] Authenticating against a Windows 2000 DC?

Chris Palmer chris.palmer at geneed.com
Mon Jan 6 19:42:00 GMT 2003

Additional information:

# wbinfo -a 'myacct%mypass'
plaintext password authentication failed
error code was NT_STATUS_INVALID_PARAMETER (0xc000000d)
Could not authenticate user chris.palmer%&then0n3 with plaintext password

wbinfo(1) says:

       -a username%password
              Attempt  to authenticate a user via winbindd.  This
              checks both authenticaion methods and  reports  its

Yet wbinfo doesn't appear to have tried "both authenticaion methods".

Chris Palmer   Systems Programmer   GeneEd

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