[Samba] existing users can't conenct anymore after upgrade

Peter Panholzer panholzerp at aberger.at
Wed Jul 19 11:38:15 GMT 2006

ok, i've found the problem now.

in version 3.0.23 it's not possible to have a user and a 
workgroup/domain of the same name anymore. seems like a bug to me.
should i create a bugzilla entry?

kind regards
Peter Panholzer

Aberger Software GmbH

Peter Panholzer schrieb:
> Hello list,
> i have updated the fedora core 5 samba package yesterday. since then the 
> existing users can not access the shares anymore, but new created users 
> can. the log says "User <olduser> not in 'valid users'", but the old 
> users are of course still there side by side with the new user. the 
> update was from 3.0.14a to 3.0.23. i am using the 64bit package and 
> selinux is disabled. deleting the olduser and recreate them doesn't 
> help. deleting and recreating the systemaccount of the user doesn't help 
> either.
> seems to be the same problem as 
> http://lists.samba.org/archive/samba/2006-July/123079.html
> any ideas?
> thanks ...

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