[Samba] Need your help in troubleshooting..

Ow Mun Heng ow.mun.heng at wdc.com
Thu Feb 12 10:09:43 GMT 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mallik.yerrabolu at wipro.com [mailto:mallik.yerrabolu at wipro.com]
> Sent: Thursday, February 12, 2004 5:58 PM
> To: samba at samba.org
> Subject: [Samba] Need your help in troubleshooting..
> Ref: System Error 5 occured. Access denied when I use net 
> view command in client.
> Dear Sir,
> I have installed the Samba server on Solaris 2.6 on an Sun 
> Ultra 10 machine. I am trying to connect with a windows 2000 
> professional client but when I try to map the samba share as 
> mapped network drive I get the message " The account  is not 
> authorized to to log in from this station."
> I tried few diagnosis tests and I find no problem with 
> installation. In fact, it was working fine before. As far as 
> I know we did not make any major changes in our network. 
> Also, when I try to use the "net view \\sambaserver "command 
> in the client, I get the error as "System Error 5 occurred. 
> Access Denied".

The person you're trying to log in as.. does the samba server 
recognise it? 

eg: is there a smbpasswd associated with taht login?

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