samba 2.0b5 and NetworkApp Cifs

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Mon Jan 11 13:53:21 GMT 1999

On Sat, 9 Jan 1999, Danny Braniss wrote:

> hi all,
>    im still trying to get my NetworkAppliance Filer to provide CIFS
> services using samba as a PDC. Last round - samba 19.xx - it lost
> because both sides could not agree on language, quoting Luke:
>  the client requests unicode strings: the server responds "no, sorry, we
>  only do non-unicode strings".  the client _ignores_ this, and keeps on
>  using unicode strings.
>  luke
> now the problem seems different, but still nogo. So if somebody out
> there is willing to help ...

hi danny,

there is a subset of the dce/rpc calls that are required.  try using the
latest version (i know it's broken-ish), and check the log files for
"Unsupported API".  if you get any of those, let me know which ones they
are.  run a NetMonitor trace at the same time, it will help.


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