libsmbclient and IP numbers
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Thu Nov 15 11:33:05 GMT 2001
On Thu, 15 Nov 2001, David Vest wrote:
> > > smbc_opendir("smb://<insert IP here>/); it fails! Is this not supported?
> > It works perfectly here (cvs version from before the weekend). What
> version are
> > you using ?
> I've tried checking out SAMBA_2_2 and HEAD, compiled with configure; make
> copied it to /usr/lib along with libsmbclient.h to /usr/include. Then I run
> ldconfig. But it still don't work!
> int main(int argc, char *argv)
> char* url = "smb://126.96.36.199/";
> int nDirEnt;
> err = smbc_init(auth_fn, 10);
> nDirEnt = smbc_opendir(url);
My guess is that the IP will work against a Samba box, but not against
NT. Can you verify. With NT, you need a name for the NetBIOS session
request. smbd doesn't actually require this.
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