[Samba] Password issue with Windows 98SE

Larry Alkoff labradley at mindspring.com
Sun Jun 5 22:53:07 GMT 2005

Larry Alkoff wrote:
> 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
Problem solved after editing registry to have same user on both systems.

Larry Alkoff N2LA - Austin TX
Using Thunderbird on Slackware Linux

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