[Samba] problems after upgrade from 3.3.2 to 3.4.0

Christian PERRIER bubulle at debian.org
Wed May 26 02:44:31 MDT 2010

Quoting Thomas Gutzler (thomas.gutzler at gmail.com):
> Hi,
> After upgrading one of my samba servers from ubuntu jaunty (3.3.2) to
> karmic (3.4.0) I cannot access the shares any more.

The default for "passdb backend" changed between these versions (from
"smbpasswd" to "tdbsam") and, as you don't explicitly set it in
smb.conf, I'd gues this might be the reason for this.

Try adding:

passdb backend = smbpasswd

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