[svlug] Fedora and ssh

Karsten M. Self kmself at ix.netcom.com
Tue Jul 5 12:23:45 PDT 2005

on Fri, Jul 01, 2005 at 04:08:13PM -0700, Bill Hubbard (kwooda at netzero.net) wrote:
> Rafael,
> I suspect you are correct about the Samba passwords, but I'll look
> into it to understand it, eventually.  In the meantime, however, I
> simply created a new account and am able to do my ssh activities via
> that, now.

Samba passwords are independent of system passwords.  The specific
mechanism is defined by the 'passdb backend' parameter in
/etc/samba/smb.conf (or wherever your system's smb.conf lives).  'locate
smb.conf' may be useful if it's wandered.


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