[Samba] invalid user nobody

Felipe Augusto van de Wiel felipe at paranacidade.org.br
Thu Feb 1 13:41:11 GMT 2007

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On 01/31/2007 12:04 PM, Dominic Iadicicco wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am doing some work for a public library that is still 
> running Samba 2.2.7aif you can believe it.  When checking
> the log files I see this error.  I believe it is generated
> when the domain administrator is loging off.  The workstation
> seems to be working fine, I would just like to know why I am
> getting this error.  If anyone could please point me in the 
> right direction or a least give me some idea's on how to start
> trouble shooting, I would really appreciate it.

	Any reason to still be running 2.2.x? If not, as a
side note, I would say that you _really_ should upgrade it
to 3.0.x.

> Error log
> smbd/password.c:authorise_login(863)
>  authorise_login: rejected invalid user nobody

	How is your smb.conf configured with regards to
'invalid users' parameters?

> If you need more info please let me know.

	smb.conf is almost always useful. ;)

> Thank you all.
> Dominic Iadicicco

	Kind regards,

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Felipe Augusto van de Wiel <felipe at paranacidade.org.br>
Coordenadoria de Tecnologia da Informação (CTI) - SEDU/PARANACIDADE
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