[Samba] Problem adding user to Administrator list - part 2

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at interia.pl
Tue Jan 18 16:13:58 GMT 2005

Bert_De_Ridder at peopleware.be wrote:
> Ok, I disabled the win firewall on the machine,and indeed I got another 
> :-(  error message 
> 'A device attached to this system is not functioning'
> Trying another user on the same machine without changing anything (on the 
> same login window) : no problem

Did you try rebooting the windows machine? :)

Perhaps this is something else, but specifying WINS servers on windows 
is also a good idea (try ipconfig /all on windows to see if they are 


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