[Samba] can't connect to osx 10.3 from win2k
henke at mac.se
Tue Sep 20 20:58:10 GMT 2005
Please turn of Digitally Sign Communnications in Domain & Local
security policy on the win boxes as this "feature" is not supported
by samba under os x.
Can you access folders from OS X on Win boxes?
20 sep 2005 kl. 21.58 skrev Mark Maggelet:
> Hi Daniel,
> Thanks for the response. Are you sure this is right? None of the
> docs I have read mention smbpasswd and I was under the impression
> that the samba on osX uses the system account passwords to
> authenticate. There is no /etc/samba/smbpasswd but there is a /
> private/var/db/samba/smbpasswd which is empty. When I try to go
> 'smbpasswd username' as root it says 'Failed to initialize
> SAM_ACCOUNT for user username. Does this user exist in the UNIX
> password database?'
> so I tried to go 'passwd username' and it took it but I don't see
> it in /etc/passwd, which isn't even where I think osX saves
> passwords. I'm not even sure if the username I'm supposed to be
> logging in with is the osX account 'Name' or the 'Short Name' so
> I'm trying both.
> This is driving me nuts. I can't believe anyone has ever gotten
> this to work.
> Thanks for any help.
> - Mark
> dan1 wrote:
>> Hello, Mark.
>> This might mean that you have not the same user name or password
>> on both machines. please check that first. It is no problem to
>> have different user names, but you must then edit your /etc/samba/
>> smbpasswd file to put in there the proper user and password that
>> you want to access from the windows machine.
>> This makes like a bridge from one user to another user name (or
>> same user name but another password) on the samba machine.
>> Hope this helps.
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: Mark Maggelet
>> To: samba at lists.samba.org
>> Sent: Tuesday, September 20, 2005 7:59 PM
>> Subject: [Samba] can't connect to osx 10.3 from win2k
>> I'm trying to connect to a share on osx running samba 3.0.10 and I
>> getting 'incorrect password or unknown username'. Any ideas what the
>> problem is?
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