[Samba] 3.0.25 smbclient problem

Schaefer Jr, Thomas R. tom at umsl.edu
Tue May 22 20:35:49 GMT 2007

I applied Jerry Carter's proposed patch set to a freshly extracted
samba-3.0.25.tar.gz, compiled and installed it on a test system.  The
exact smbclient issue I described below is still present.

Tom Schaefer

-----Original Message-----
From: Jeremy Allison [mailto:jra at samba.org] 
Sent: Friday, May 18, 2007 8:28 PM
To: Schaefer Jr, Thomas R.
Cc: samba at samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] 3.0.25 smbclient problem

On Fri, May 18, 2007 at 02:32:02PM -0500, Schaefer Jr, Thomas R. wrote:
> I updated all my servers to 3.0.25 early this morning.  Everything 
> seems 100% A-OK except for the most surprising thing, all my Windows 
> and Macintosh clients, no problems.  But I'm having severe difficulty 
> with the 3.0.25 smbclient.  If I use smbclient from 3.0.24 it too can 
> connect to my 3.0.25 servers without issue.
> Its bizarre.  Before I go into it let me say, I've got some 3.0.25 
> servers in share level security and the 3.0.25 smbclient CAN connect 
> to those just fine.
> But, I've got other servers using security = domain and those are the 
> ones 3.0.25 smbclient can't connect to, in general.  Its very very 
> strange because I've tested with 4 seperate userids.  3 of the userids

> will not work using 3.0.25 client period, 1 of them always will, I 
> can't put my finger on anything that might be different about that 1 
> userid but its consistent even to different servers.  Again, using 
> 3.0.24 client I can connect to any of the 3.0.25 servers using any of 
> the 4 userids no problem.
> So, is this a known issue or should I file a bug report, or any 
> suggestions on what to try??

I'm guessing this is the uid bug that Jerry fixed yesterday, will be in


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