smbclient -L can't see shares with spaces in the name

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Sun Dec 22 05:26:00 GMT 2002

On Sat, Dec 21, 2002 at 11:01:38PM -0600, Steve Langasek wrote:
> Well, a 'net rap share' also gives me a share list when run against the
> server in question.  I'm guessing that Microsoft did the sensible thing
> in this case, and all RPC calls are available over port 445 except for
> those which are strictly related to NetBIOS itself.

Right, because the shares are available over both transports.  If you try 
to list the workgroups or the servers within a workgroup you may not get
any result using port 445.  That is, you may get the replies to the 
queries, but they will contain no entries.

> > I assume the above was against a W2K server, yes?
> Yep.


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