how do I get linux client working in an NT 4 served domain?

Giulio Orsero giulioo at
Mon Apr 17 13:12:01 GMT 2000

On Mon, 17 Apr 2000 22:28:41 +1000, hai scritto:

>smbclient -L elutions_fp -U user%password  -d 20
>I get the following
>added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
>Client started (version 2.0.6).
>resolve_lmhosts: Attempting lmhosts lookup for name Elutions_fp<0x20>

It seems you have name resolution problems.
So, try with
smbclient -L elutions_fp -I ip.addr.of.elutions_fp -U user%password  

If you have a wins server (very likely),  use
wins server = ip.address.of.wins.server
name resolve order = wins bcast host lmhosts

then retry without -I

giulioo at

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