[jcifs] Re: davenport

eglass1 at comcast.net eglass1 at comcast.net
Mon Feb 9 09:23:51 GMT 2004


I had the question below raised regarding browsing servers, and figured it had probably been addressed previously; basically, some servers don't show up in what amounts to a listFiles() on a workgroup.  The servers can be contacted directly, etc.  I'm guessing there is a simple explanation, I just can't think of one off the top of my head.  Anybody?

> for now, no questions, just a strange thing i noticed. (but i guess this 
> is more jciffs related than your part of the code)
> Not all servers come up when i browse the network. Strange. If I 
> manually type the address (ending with the servername) i can view the 
> resources on a server, but the server itself doesn't show up. (one level 
> higher)
> Hope you understand what I mean. Tomorrow (it's sundag evening now) I 
> will do a bit more research to find common factors between servers that 
> do show, and servers that don't. It's defenitely NOT samba verses real 
> nt4. And also NOT: old samba doesn't show, and new samba does.
> Anyway, I'll get back to you. And tomorrow I'll give 0.9.6 a go as well.

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