[Samba] Running Samba-Swat on Ubuntu System

simo idra at samba.org
Sun Jan 8 17:35:07 GMT 2006

On dom, 2006-01-08 at 11:44 -0500, Roberto Mason wrote:
> I'm running Ubuntu with samba 3.0.21a. Ubuntu has both Webmin and
> Samba-Swat for Samba Administration, but I prefer to use Samba-SWAT. The
> problem I have with Ubuntu, is the root user in deactivated. When I go
> to run Samba-Swat, I have to log on as a regular user, and I end up not
> having Global, Share, Wizard or Pinter Icons. 
> I know I can use Webmin, but my preference is Swat. Anyone know how I
> can get around this problem?

Give root a password.

$ sudo su
# passwd

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