LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Password
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 11-05-2003, 01:12 PM   #1
Eradicator
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2003
Posts: 44

Rep: Reputation: 15
Help me ID this samba error


This is what I see if I run testparm

Load smb config files from /etc/samba/smb.conf
params.c:Parameter() - Ignoring badly formed line in configuration file: *passwd:*all*authentication*tokens*updated*successfully*
Processing section "[homes]"
Processing section "[public]"
Loaded services file OK.
Press enter to see a dump of your service definitions

I can share OK now but what does this line mean?

params.c:Parameter() - Ignoring badly formed line in configuration file: *passwd:*all*authentication*tokens*updated*successfully*

Should I be remarking out any of the following line from my smb.conf file? It appears this is where the error is coming from. Would this cause a problem if I remark them out?

unix password sync = Yes
passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
passwd chat = *New*UNIX*password* %n\n *ReType*new*UNIX*password* %n\n
*passwd:*all*authentication*tokens*updated*successfully*

Thanks
 
Old 11-05-2003, 02:25 PM   #2
david_ross
Moderator
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Scotland
Distribution: Slackware, RedHat, Debian
Posts: 12,047

Rep: Reputation: 67
This:
passwd chat = *New*UNIX*password* %n\n *ReType*new*UNIX*password* %n\n
*passwd:*all*authentication*tokens*updated*successfully*

Should be one line:
Code:
passwd chat = *New*UNIX*password* %n\n *ReType*new*UNIX*password* %n\n*passwd:*all*authentication*tokens*updated*successfully*
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Samba OS X to Linux Samba file share error ttoomey Linux - Software 1 08-16-2005 11:12 AM
samba error props666999 Slackware 16 12-20-2004 09:29 AM
samba error bm1 Linux - Software 9 05-13-2003 01:14 AM
samba error tarak4u Linux - Networking 2 05-16-2002 05:14 AM
Samba Error IHawk Linux - Networking 1 02-21-2002 09:52 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:41 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration