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Old 04-28-2004, 04:15 PM   #1
katsarosj
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Encrypting passwords when connecting to windows domain


I am using Fedora. When I connect to a windows server using nautilus smb, it asks for my user name and password and then says that they will be sent unencrypted. Is there a setting somewhere to make sure my user name and password are encrypted? Thanks.

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Old 04-28-2004, 05:43 PM   #2
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No, I believe that a samba network is either set to use cleartext passwords, or the opposite. If set for cleartext by the browsemaster smb.conf ... tough luck.
(pretty, but not entirely sure)
 
Old 04-29-2004, 08:41 AM   #3
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OK, but if it is either set to one or the other, it should stand to reason that I can change it to one or the other, correct? Any help would be appreciated. I would like to start using Linux in the existing environment, but passwords are not acceptable. Thanks.

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