Win 3.1 & Samba

Bill McEachran billjr at
Thu Aug 14 13:44:38 GMT 1997

Reporting back to the list on the responses I received from my post concerning
using Window's 3.1 with Samba.

I received several replies. Thank-you to all who responded I appreciate the

The most common response was that to get Win 3.1 working with Samba you have
to get MS-DOS working with Samba. It's been recommended that I obtain any one
of these clients:

LAN manager for DOS
Takes some configuring and may be quirky.


Other Advice:
in smb.conf 
preserve case = no
short preserve case = no

I haven't tried any of this yet. I'll report back with my findings if anyone is
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