[MAC Lion] smbclient "Open AndX Request->STATUS_NOT_SUPPORTED"

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Sat Feb 4 00:49:34 MST 2012

On Fri, Feb 03, 2012 at 04:57:21PM -0600, Darrik Spaude wrote:
> Does anyone have a suggestion for how to get this to work
> from Samba 3.0 (embedded system, so upgrading to 3.6 may
> not be possible)?
> For example, from the embedded system trying to connect to
> a share ("Shared") on Mac OS X 10.7.3 (Lion):
> smbmount // /smbfs/ -o
> 'guest,rw,fmask=777,dmask=777'
> fails with "SMB connection failed."
> The same smbmount string connecting to Snow Leopard works
> just fine (same sharing config as Lion). Connecting from
> Snow Leopard to Lion via the following worked fine:
> smbclient \\\\\\Shared --user=guest
> Is there a smb.conf change I can make for smbmount so that
> I don't get the STATUS_NOT_SUPPORTED negotiation failure?

No, there is no way with smb.conf. Either use cifs instead
of smbfs or contact your Apple support to change their SMB
server to also support the old calls.

With best regards,

Volker Lendecke

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