[Samba] plain text??

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Sat Oct 8 01:59:11 MDT 2011

From: mut3k <mutek at inventati.org>
Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2011 15:53:56 +0200

> I've some problems trying to connect against samba (on SLES 9) with
> plaintext password configured in.


> When I use the standard tools like smbclient or smbmount or direct with
> i.e Nautilus nothing works with the response that the server support
> only plaintext password!!

If you use smbclient, create a smb.conf for example named
plaintext.conf like:

  client lanman auth = yes
  client plaintext auth = yes
  client ntlmv2 auth = no

And specify it like:
  smbclient -s /some/where/plaintext.conf //server/share

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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