FreeBSD and Windows XP
crollins666 at hotmail.com
Sat May 31 10:56:07 PDT 2003
On Sat, 31 May 2003 23:48:55 +0930 redrik at ihug.com.au wrote
>I feel bad about not finding this answer myself as I know how to do
>it with Win XP. My searching skills seem to be rusty.
>How do I get my new Win XP box to talk to me FreeBSD Server?
>When I try to map a drive I get :
> "The account is not authorized to log in from this station."
>What I think the answer is:
>I think it's the "Plain Text Password" issue. I've dealt with it before
>on Win 98 but can't figure out how to configure Win XP to allow a
>Plain Text Password.
>I've been searching for a few hours as I know it must be a common
>issue and the answer is there somewhere. If you can point me in
>the right direction it would be a great help.
I just went through this with win 2k...
control panel -> administrative tools -> local security policy and set "send
non-encrypted passwords to third party samba..." to enabled.
Hope that works,
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