[Samba] windows 98 compatibility

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Jul 8 17:51:55 GMT 2009

On Wed, Jul 08, 2009 at 07:44:15PM +0200, Andrea Zagli wrote:
> what is the last samba version that can works as pdc with windows 98 as 
> client?

Current Samba (3.4.0) should work.

> some time ago i read that from a certain samba version onwards samba  
> breaks the compatibility with windows 9x (i seem to remember that clear 
> passwords are not yet supported) but i cannot find that info again

No, cleartext passwords are supported, but you'll have to
set some smb.conf options to make that happen.


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