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Win98 and Samba 1.9.18p5

Posted on 1998-09-03
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I have multiplies machines with win95 and one linux RedHat 5.1 Official the running Samba 1.9.18p5, no have problems with win95, but win98 i can not look the services, but i can ping, telnet, ftp, retrieve mail .. but i can't map shares in win98.
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by:sherwood
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Add your smb.conf file; restarat smbd and nmbd with debug
flags set, and look at the log output when you try to
connect.

Win 95 will send passwords in plain text.  NT requries
encrypted passwords.  98 might also.

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by:JBURGHARDT
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Read Network in windows first (it is about samba ) then change your registry
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wawong earned 0 total points
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To my knowledge, you have two workarounds:

i) enable encrypted password in smb.conf

ii)  enable plain-text passwords in your Win98 by setting the following registry value to 1:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\VxD\Vnetsup
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