[jcifs] Re: HTTP Authentication failing

Michael B Allen mba2000 at ioplex.com
Wed Jun 8 03:10:51 GMT 2005

Scrumpy Jak said:
> Richard Caper <rcaper <at> gmail.com> writes:
>> This particular case looks to be failing to connect to the target
>> server on a lower level than jCIFS.  Can you telnet from the Tomcat
>> server to on port 139 (i.e. "telnet
>> 139")?  It looks to be a basic connectivity issue here (not sure about
>> the previous errors).  I believe the newer versions of jCIFS use
>> whichever of 139 and 445 is available (which may be why you are
>> getting different errors with 1.2.0).
> Hi Richard
> No, I can't telnet to port 139 on either of the DC's we have access to.
> Port 445 connects fine.

JCIFS 1.1.11 will NOT work without port 139. This is obviously a
significant environmental change if it worked before.

It so happends that 1.2.0 does work with port 445. You might want to try
that. Use the same config. Just eradicate all other jars and drop in


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