[jcifs] Re: jcifs.smb.SmbException: Unsupported trying to list samba shares of Linux Box

rosso fivefinger at gmx.net
Mon Nov 17 10:54:30 GMT 2008

Michael B Allen <ioplex <at> gmail.com> writes:

> Actually I know what the problem is. From looking at the stack trace
> the server clearly wants "session security" and not the usual "user
> security". Session security is like Windows 95 passwords on a share.
> Apparently this code changed a bit in 1.3. I can't tell exactly why.
> I'll add it to the TODO list of things to fix but don't count on it
> any time soon. Windows hasn't supported session security since Windows
> 98. As a matter of fact, I'm a little surprised Samba still supports
> it.
> Just use 1.2 for now and it will work.
> Mike

Yes, thanks, that did the trick! 
I'll keep an eye on the changelog of coming versions. 

Greetings and thanks again


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