[Samba] smbpasswd error: rejected the tconX on the IPC$ share

Bayer, Gerard J (Jerry Bayer) gerard.bayer at verizonbusiness.com
Wed Jan 23 16:23:33 GMT 2008


Can anyone help on this matter in changing samba password:


[d8tsjb0 at as87500580 ~]$ smbpasswd

Old SMB password:

New SMB password:

Retype new SMB password:

read_socket_with_timeout: timeout read. read error = Connection reset by

Receiving SMB: Server stopped responding

machine rejected the tconX on the IPC$ share. Error was : Read

Connection reset by peer.

Failed to change password for d8tsjb0

[d8tsjb0 at as87500580 ~]$








Jerry Bayer


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