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Re: [SLUG] Win2K and Samba


> When getting my wife's WinNT box to talk to Samba, I seem to remember I
> had to hack the registry to allow clear passwords (not secure, but for the
> home network, adequate).
>
> Does anyone have any idea if this is still the case with Windows 2000 ?


Samba can in fact handle the encrypted passwords, and I don't remember
hearing that Win2K changed anything in regards to that.

You should be right whether you disable them or not.

- Jeff


-- please excuse the email software :)
-- i haven't gnu parted the hard drives at work (yet)