Accessing Samba with Pocket PC 2003

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Aug 10 23:47:33 GMT 2004

On Tue, Aug 10, 2004 at 06:54:29AM -0400, Eric Glass wrote:
> > I took a look at all of these catures, but none of the
> > pocketpc -> winxp client captures are useful. Neither
> > the first nor third capture contains a negotiate protocol
> > setup packet, meaning the session was already established
> > when you started the capture.
> > 
> One thing I noticed on the pocketpc-samba capture; the pocketpc is
> indicating DOS error codes w/Extended security (which I didn't know
> was valid -- I thought extended security implied NT error codes). 
> Samba's reply indicates it is using NT error codes.
> If Samba is making the same assumption I did (extended security ->
> client must support NT error codes) this could be the reason for the
> failed negotiation.

Very interesting -  thanks. Florian, can you try setting the
[global] parameter :

nt status support = no

in your smb.conf and see if this fixes the problem. That
would give me a much clearer idea of what may be going on.



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