[Samba] Windows 98 logon server problem

Bob Crandell bob at assuredcomp.com
Tue Jul 22 19:47:29 GMT 2003

You will get this if you have something like /persistent:no after the net use.
Win98 doesn't like that.

Louis Nafziger (louisn at aip-usa.com) wrote:
>Anybody have any ideas about this?
>    I have Samba version 2.2.7 up and running as a PDC for several
>Windows 2000/XP clients, as well as file sharing working.  However, when
>I try to use it as a Win9X logon server, I can not seem to make it work.
>    Whenever I try to logon from the Win98 computer, I get the error
>message "Incorrect Parameter" (in windows) and get the following message
>in the nmbd.log file:
>[2003/07/15 12:15:05, 1]
>   process_logon_packet: Logon from code = 0x0
>    I have the following lines (among others) in my smb.conf:
>logon home = \\%L\home\%U\.profiles
>netbios name = AIP-KY
>workgroup = AIP-KY
>security = user
>encrypt passwords = yes
>password level = 8
>domain master = yes
>preferred master = yes
>domain logons = yes
>logon script = logon.bat
>logon path = \\%L\profiles\%U
>logon home = \\%L\home\%U\.profiles
>    Please let me know if you need any more information!
>Louis Nafziger
>louisn at aip-usa.com

Bob Crandell
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