Win950B machine trying to browse with null username and password

Richard Sharpe sharpe at
Thu Nov 18 22:00:14 GMT 1999

At 02:55 PM 11/19/99 +1100, I wrote:
>I am seeing a Windows 95 950B machine doing a Sesssetup&X with a null
>password and account name when it tries to connect to IPC$.
>Needless to say, since the server is in user level security, the
>SessSetup&X is failing, so browsing is failing as well.
>Has anyone seen this?  What is the fix?

Don't worry :-)  Sheepish grin.  Needed to add pcguest account :-(

Richard Sharpe, sharpe at, Master Linux Administrator :-),
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