RE: smbpasswd in thinstation
yes, it is included in the source distro, under the samba source
as for your senario, I don't know :o) i don't like the idea of putting in
clear text passwords in a config file, smbpasswod is to big to include,
unless we add it as a seperate package
anyone else have any ideas?
From: Erich Roncarolo [mailto:erich-roncarolo@...]
Sent: Tuesday, 1 June 2004 08:48 p.m.
Subject: Re: [Thinstation-developer] smbpasswd in thinstation
Miles Roper ha scritto:
> not wanting to do this really, smbpassword has a huge overhead
I'm not aking to include it in distribution if you don't like this
I want to know if in src package there is the utils/tools/smbpasswd
sources so I can include in my personal thinstation version
> additionally, I don't really like making passwords to be able to be
> at runtime. this seems a bit insecure. having them defined at build time
> makes a more secure environment.
I'm not completely agree with you about this; look at this scenario:
hundreds of client positions with thinstation that can access to a
big server; when a user want to mount a cdrom to put in his
environment everyone can access to his cdrom data because everyone