If my G4 has been recently booted, I have no problem connecting to it
from my iBook (both running 10.2.6). However after a few days (with the
G4 put to sleep whenever it is out of use for half an hour) it stops
accepting connections from the iBook -- I get an error message that the
user ID or password is invalid. They are not; if I reboot the G4 and
click retry from the iBook all is well again.
The length of time before problems occur has varied from one day to
several, but I have never yet had ...