[Samba] Password issue with Windows 98SE

Larry Alkoff labradley at mindspring.com
Sun Jun 5 13:07:07 GMT 2005

I have two Windows 98SE computers.  Wanda can connect to Slackware Linux 
10.1 with no trouble.  Ham cannot connect when I type in the password 
because the "The password is incorrect".  The Samba version is 3.0.10.

Slackware with the user_name and Public share shows up in Network 
Neighborhood in both computers.  Both computers have the same user_name 
which is the same as my Linux user_name and the \windows\user_name.pwl 
is identical (byte compare) in both.  Also both computers can browse the 
Public share.

What could be different in one that causes it to fail giving a password 
for the user_name share?


Larry Alkoff N2LA - Austin TX
Using Thunderbird on Slackware Linux

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