called name not present SOLVED
David.Bear at asu.edu
Wed Feb 5 19:30:30 GMT 2003
sorry to trouble the group on this one. The problem was twofold
1) in my smb.conf on machine at 120.183 I hand the entry "dns proxy =
2) a very old and outdated DNS entry that needs to be removed.
On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 12:35:26PM -0600, Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 10:57:10AM -0800, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> > On Wed, 5 Feb 2003, David Bear wrote:
> > > I've encountered a strange error. I have samba 2.2.7 installed on
> > > freebsd 4.7. I've run testparm on the smb.conf and don't see any
> > > errors. I can connect to a service from a windows 2k machine using
> > > standard net use commands.
> > >
> > > HOWEVER, when I try to use smbclient from another machine to view my
> > > bsd samba, I get the following error:
> > >
> > > ====================================================
> > > bash-2.05a$ smbclient -L //npcenter
> > > added interface ip=22.214.171.124 bcast=126.96.36.199
> > > nmask=255.255.255.192
> > > session request to NPCENTER failed (Called name not present)
> > > Password:
> > > Anonymous login successful
> > > Domain=[CUI] OS=[Windows 5.0] Server=[Windows 2000 LAN Manager]
> > > tree connect failed: NT_STATUS_DUPLICATE_NAME
> > > ======================================================
> > Hmmm, I am not aware of any version of Samba claiming to be Windows 5.0 or
> > Windows 2000 LAN Manager.
> > Are you sure that you are connecting to a Samba server, and not, say, a
> > Win2K server by some accident?
> Richard is being polite. :)
> That definitley shows that you've connected to a W2K machine. The best
> guess is that the name NPCENTER is in use by both machines, and that the
> W2K system is answering first when the query goes out (either that, or you
> are using WINS and the W2K system has registered that name in the NBNS
> The NT_STATUS_DUPLICATE_NAME error code seems to confirm this, but I'm not
> A tcpdump trace showing ports 137 and 139 would help.
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