[Samba] samba 3.2 and win98

joshua at itsecureadmin.com joshua at itsecureadmin.com
Tue Jun 10 17:22:32 GMT 2008

Marcelo Roccasalva wrote:
> I had samba working ok (PDC included) on my fedora 8 but when I
> upgraded to fedora 9, the new shinning samba-3.2.0-1.rc1.15.fc9.i386
> doesn't autenticate the old win98 PCs (xp ones are ok). Is there a
> workaround? (Installing xp is not a choice...)

Could this be due to the lanman auth being disabled by default with Samba

$ testparm -v | grep -i lanman

        lanman auth = No
        client lanman auth = No

I would try to set lanman auth = yes and retry.


Josh Miller, RHCE

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