SMB protocol help

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Tue Nov 6 15:10:02 GMT 2001

> "Christopher R. Hertel" wrote:
> > 
> > > Chris, does that sound right?
> > 
> > Danged if I know.  I was makeing my best-effort guess.  You are more
> > likely to be right than I am.
> I suppose I was asking:  Would the Win2k machine be attempting an
> anonymous connection to the HEAD smbd under normal circmstances?  Would
> this connection failing cause this kind of behaviour?


Browse sync is typically done anonymously.  Mike Allen had to deal with 
this in jCIFS a while back and may have better info.  I'll be catching up 
so I can add the information to my writings.

Chris -)-----

Christopher R. Hertel -)-----                   University of Minnesota
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