[Samba] Help with SWAT

William Jojo jojowil at hvcc.edu
Wed Apr 25 19:36:36 GMT 2007

---- Original message ----
>Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2007 14:18:55 -0400
>From: "Weinmann, Robert" <robert.weinmann at ingentra.com>  
>Subject: [Samba] Help with SWAT  
>To: "'samba at lists.samba.org'" <samba at lists.samba.org>
>Hello all,
>I just installed 3.0.24 in AIX5.3 using installp binaries.  The install went
>well, and I can connect to shared directories from Windows.  When I try to
>log in to the SWAT tool, it does not accept the password of any userid that
>I try with, including root.  I don't recall having to do anything special to
>use SWAT on my older servers running SAMBA 2.2.8.

Ok, if it's not working, go here to get 3.0.24 (keep the base code you have):


There must still be a PAM version floating around somewhere....



>I have added the following line to /etc/inetd.conf, and refreshed inetd.
>swat        stream tcp  nowait  root    /opt/pware/samba/3.0.24/sbin/swat
>I have added the following line to /etc/services.
>swat             901/tcp
>Do I need to do any additional security configuration to use SWAT?
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