[Wolves] samba question >ouch<

Alex Willmer alex at moreati.org.uk
Wed Nov 8 01:59:07 GMT 2006

On Tue, November 7, 2006 8:47 pm, Baza wrote:
> Hiya.
> I'm trying to add a file server to my home network using Samba. It's
> up and running and I can get at my share using my Ubuntu laptop, so
> far so good. But, my XP box and my Osx box can see the server but
> when confronted by the password question, no matter what I type in it
> gets rejected.

Have you created Samba passwords for the user(s) you're logging in with?

With the default configuration Samba doesn't use the shadow/PAM
mechanisms, it requires a separate password created using the smbpasswd


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