Running SMB at a different port number
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at switchboard.net
Wed Feb 10 20:16:42 GMT 1999
On Thu, 11 Feb 1999, Chris Smith wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> I have successfully built a Samba server to run at a different
> port number than 139. Does anybody know how one might connect to such
> a server from Windows (NT, 95, or 98 - it doesnt matter). I can connect
> properly using smbclient -p but I've no idea whether there is form of
> "URL" that you can put into Windows to get it to connect to shares or
> printers on a different port?
sorry - simply not possible! end of story!
you could always write a small redirector running on port 139, in perl.
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