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Re: [SLE] Accessing Linux from Win98
  • From: Alfredo Cole <alfredo@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2002 12:40:22 -0600
  • Message-id: <200204181845.g3IIixc28285@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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El Jue 18 Abr 2002 12:07, escribiste:
> I am running a SuSE Linux fileserver and while I can access the
> shared folder from my Win2K machine, I cannot get into it from the
> Win98SE boxes. It shows the server, but when I select it from the
> list it asks for the password. But the prompt asks for the password
> to access \\fileserver\ipc$ and I am not sure what the ipc$ stands
> for. I have logged onto the Win98 system with the username and
> password of a user setup on the file server, but it still prompts
> for this.
>
> TIA
>
> Greg

I assume you are using samba. You must modify the registry in your
Win98 machines to include "EnablePlainTextPassword = 1".

Regards.

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Alfredo J. Cole
http://www.acyc.com (Accounting Systems)
http://www.clshonduras.com (Linux Hardware)
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