[Techtalk] samba problem

Rudy L. Zijlstra rudy at edsons.demon.nl
Mon Dec 1 15:37:22 EST 2003

We'd need a bit more information. The authentication section of the 
config files that is.
What are the settings of:

        encrypt passwords
        domain admin group
        logon script
        logon path
        logon drive
        domain logons
        os level
        preferred master
        domain master
        local master
        wins support

as far as you are using them and possibly some others. Considering the 
win2k domain controller i do not expect the logon related settings to be 


>Hi everyone, is there anyone out there who can help me with the
>following problem?
>I want to make shares on two of our linuxservers with samba, but it is
>not working on one of them, the configuration is exactly the same for
>both, except for the path
>   comment = backup share
>   path = /home/databases
>   valid users = crosmuller
>   public = no
>   writable = no
>   printable = no
>we have a windows 2000 domain controller, both linuxservers can ping it.
>when I try to access the "not-working" share it asks for a password,
>after typing the correct password it asks for the password again.
>On the working samba server I use version 2.2.7-3.7.3, on the not workin
>one 2.2.7a-8.9.0, but I dont think it has anything to do with the
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