[Samba] Auth issues in 3.0.25

simo idra at samba.org
Thu May 17 13:21:13 GMT 2007

On Thu, 2007-05-17 at 13:47 +0100, Matt Baker wrote:
> Hi All,
> since an upgrade from 3.0.24 to 3.0.25 on 2 separate sun solaris
> (v3.8,v3.9) boxes I have experienced an inability to authenticate.
> $ smbclient  -L //serverbox -U username
> Password:
> session setup failed: NT_STATUS_LOGON_FAILURE
> My global config is as follows:
>         workgroup = WORKGROUP
>         server string = SERVERBOX Samba Server
>         security = SERVER


> In the working version of 3.0.24 I can see that at the same point of
> mapping the user, the log indicates that all further steps are passed to
> trying to find the ad server, connecting, verifying the user etc... It
> doesn't use check_ntlm_password.
> Any advice would be very welcome,

it seem we found a bug with the security = server authentication method.
We have a fix in our svn trees now, and I guess it will be made
available ion the next code release.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer
email: idra at samba.org

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