[jcifs] Re: Scope issue

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Fri Sep 28 06:26:23 EST 2001

On Thu, Sep 27, 2001 at 04:03:04PM -0400, Martin Gainty wrote:

<html><div style='background-color:'><DIV>
<P>At the risk of getting yelled at for bad format:<BR>an IP
Address&nbsp;with no&nbsp;scope indicates that the IPAddress&nbsp;you are
using is not identified&nbsp;to a named scope&nbsp;of &nbsp;the DHCP
Server you are using. The Scope Name of ' '&nbsp; 0x20 is not known by
your DHCP Server.<BR>Anyone else?<BR><FONT face="Lucida Handwriting,
Cursive" color=#cc66ff size=4>Marty Gainty</FONT></P></DIV>

Nope.  We're talking about NBT scope, not DHCP scope.  A scope ID in NBT
looks like DNS domain name.  A space character would not be a valid NBT
scope string.

See http://ubiqx.org/cifs/NetBIOS.html

Chris -)-----

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