[Samba] Adding users
naugaranch at earthlink.net
Wed Jan 15 00:26:01 GMT 2003
I've never used mkscript to add samba users. I'v always used the smbpasswd
smbpasswd -a <username> <password>
Also, you need to make sure the use is a valid user for the Linux machine
before adding to Samba.
Hope this helps.
From: samba-admin at lists.samba.org [mailto:samba-admin at lists.samba.org]On
Behalf Of sandrewz
Sent: Tuesday, January 14, 2003 12:51 PM
To: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: [Samba] Adding users
I have done some research on prior samba threads, but
haven't been able to find the light. I have setup a
new samba server and am trying to add users for user
level security on RH 8. I have created /etc/smbpasswd
using the mkscript and am trying to change passwords
to no avail. When I try to give a user a password, I
keep getting the following error:
Failed to find entry for user <user>.
Failed to modify password entry for user <user>.
Can anyone provide some insight to this?
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