[Samba] Problems with FC4 Samba 3.0.23a and Windows XP PRO 2002

Felipe Augusto van de Wiel felipe at paranacidade.org.br
Fri Sep 15 12:24:41 GMT 2006

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On 09/13/2006 03:15 PM, Mark L. Wise escreveu:
> Hello all!
> I have just upgraded a system that previously had SAMBA running on an SCO
> Unix server with various flavors of Window clients.... XP, 98, ME, Media,
> 2000, etc.
> I was using plain text passwords and USER authentication.
> I upgraded the server to a FC4 Box with SAMBA 3.0.23a

	There are several changes in the 3.0.23 series, did
you read about that changes and how it could impact your

> All of the clients reconnected to their shares/printers EXCEPT the Windows
> XP PRO 2002 clients (2).
> The log files for samba show:
> [2006/09/12 11:40:24, 0] auth/pampass.c:smb_pam_passcheck(810)
>   smb_pam_passcheck: PAM: smb_pam_auth failed - Rejecting User graham !
> I am confused as to why these two machines are asking for (getting)
> smb_pam_auth when I am using plain text passwords....
> Any help out there?

	Probably, you will need to attach your smb.conf and
a more verbose log, increase the loglevel/debuglevel).

> Thanks for any thoughts....
> Mark

	Kind regards,

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