[Samba] XP Pro password change problem
garydale at torfree.net
Wed Sep 21 22:38:18 GMT 2005
Jeremy Allison wrote:
>On Wed, Sep 21, 2005 at 05:36:53PM -0400, Gary Dale wrote:
>>Further to my e-mail below:
>>I just tried to change some share permissions from an XP Pro workstation
>>by right-clicking on the share | properties | security. The security
>>window shows me the existing permissions which seem correct. Because it
>>takes a second to translate the SIDs into names, I can also see that the
>> SID is the same as reported below from pdbedit.
>>However, even though I have write access to the share (yes, I can write
>>to it), the permissions all show empty (unchecked). Nor can I change
>>them. I can change the boxes when I click "apply", they revert to the
>>I note that when I click on the Add button then the advanced button I
>>can get a full listing of the groups from Samba. Clearly my XP Pro
>>workstation is talking to Samba, but I can't get it to change my
>>password or recognize my "right" to change file permissions.
>>Surely someone must have a clue as to how I can track down the cause of
>Hmmm. In your bug report you added everything except the exact
>version of Samba you're running, which might actually help us
>tell you if you're hitting a known bug or not.
3.0.14a-Debian - the version from Debian Sarge - 3.1 stable.
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