[Samba] kb2536276 causing issues with non encrypted password configuration

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Thu Jun 16 13:21:11 MDT 2011

On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 11:55:24AM -0400, Beau Gauthreaux wrote:
> Many of my clients installed kb2536276 on their windows client and can no
> longer connect to my samba server.  Their sessions don't even get logged.  I
>  upgraded to 3.5.9 on my test server with no luck.  Encrypted with local
> authentication to the smbpassword file seems to work fine, but I need the
> servers running non encrypted samba to work.  I'm running 3.5.6 on AIX 5.3
> using PAM auth and encrypt passwords = no.
> Checked admin security setting in windows to make sure they were set to
> allow non encrypted passwords.

Yep, known problem. Bug 8238. I'm working on it.


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