[Samba] problems with samba share

Alexandru Florescu alex at acasa.ro
Mon Feb 8 09:16:52 MST 2010

>So I still have 'security = share' and I thought why it complained about
authentication failure. In smbpasswd, passwords are encrypted,
>but in my general config I had 'encrypt passwords = no' and that's why it
didn't work. I changed it to yes.

"Funny" thing is that I can access the share from a XP-machine but if I try
to connect through the 'File Browser' from Ubuntu, it fails:
check_ntlm_password:  Authentication for user [cristi] -> [cristi] FAILED
[2010/02/08 18:10:18,  2] smbd/service.c:make_connection_snum(762)

If i use 'mount -t cifs [bla..bla]' it works though. I just "love"

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