Problem with connecting with non-domain computer

Dejan Ilic svedja at
Tue Nov 3 19:06:03 GMT 1998

To reply on myself, I tested it on my Win98 machine and I don NOT get
the effect there. Everything seems OK on it.

On Tue, 3 Nov 1998, Dejan Ilic wrote:

> I have problems with connecting from a computer outside the domain
> (NT4-SP4) to a server.
> When clicking on network neighbourhood everything seems normal, the
> NT4 asks for user and password. I get a view of shares, but here the
> problem begins.
> The names in the list are corrupted in the way that the share-name and
> the comment are connected together so that when you click on the name
> the computer tries to connect to "NameComment" instead of just the
> "Name", thus failing to find the share.
> The Samba source is from yesterday, but the problem seems to have been
> there for a couple days at least. Samba is configured to run as a
> domain-controller.
> .
> PS.
>  I just noticed that the same error is there when connected as a
> domain_user. Just go thru network neighbourhood to the server and you
> will see the error.

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