Must daemons run on ports 137-139?

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Wed May 12 15:55:36 GMT 1999

DeJuan Ridley wrote:
> I have the samba daemons running on ports other than 137-139.  
> I can connect from the same machine using smbclient with 
> the -p option, but I cannot view the shares or map the drives 
> from a windows 95 machine.
> Does this only work if using ports 137-139???  Please help.


                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
                                  - Sting "Message in a Bottle" ( 1979 )

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