Cannot Map Drives

mathewss at mathewss at
Wed May 6 14:25:01 GMT 1998

On Wed, 6 May 1998, Kevin Currie wrote:
 Ya i have not yet been able to map a hidden
share ither.. such as C$ since we moved
to PDC via samba. Has not been on my hot
list of issues to deal with but since
you mentioned it i figured i would support
your findings..


> Heres the setup:
>         I have about 50 computers that are recently logging into a samba
> domain controller.  I'm running a CVS tree of 1.9.18p4 from about 2
> weeks ago. I have taken one good image and went around and "cloned" this
> to all the other computers using the Ghost software.
> Heres the problem:
>         I cannot map to the administrative shares (or any for that
> matter) like C$ and such to do remote file updates.  I get an error
> saying that the username is unknown or that the password is invalid, and
> yes I am damn sure that I have both right.  I'm trying to attach as the
> the local admin, not a domain user.  The reason that I think this may be
> a samba related problem is that I have other computers that I've used
> Ghost with (yes, I know the security ID's are the same when I do this)
> that connect via Novell's Client and a couple others that connect to an
> NT PDC with the same setup (other than a quick change of domina/server)
> that I can map the drives to.
>         Has anyone else had this problem or know how I might be able to
> get around it?
> Thanks,
> Kevin Currie

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