[jcifs] Getting SocketException when trying NTLM locally when no network is unplugged

Richard Heap richardheap at beeb.net
Sun Sep 3 16:45:05 GMT 2006

Windows doesn't listen on the loopback address on port 138 etc. You can 
either install the windows fake network adapter loopback simulator or 
give your actual network interface a static IP address and disable media 
sensing in the registry (Q239924)

> If I 
> plug the network interface back in it works, unplug it again, it fails.

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