Samba and Microsoft DFS

Ernie Oporto ernie_oporto at MENTORG.COM
Thu Oct 30 20:48:41 GMT 1997

I'm using Microsoft Dfs client v4.1 on my Win95a box.  It works good with
any version of Samba for me.  I'm running Samba 1.9.17 and 1.9.18a3 on
Solaris 2.5 machines.

At 02:08 AM 10/31/97 +1100, Mick wrote:
>Date: Wed, 29 Oct 1997 17:39:57 -0000
>From: Mick Taylor <mt at>
>To: "'Samba List'" <samba at>
>Subject: Samba and Microsoft DFS
<c=GB%a=_%p=Symbionics%l=SYMNT3-971029173957Z-23860 at>
>Has anyone tried DFS Client SW on a Win 95 machine and then tried to
>mount the usual samba drives? All I get is a login request that gets
>even with known, correct, credentials.
>Its appears just the same as the problem we got after installing SP3 on
>NT4 machine before changing the registry.
>The only way to fix it is, on the 95 machine, to remove the DFS client,
>remove ALL
>the network setup and then reinstall the network, but this is no good if
>you want to
>use DFS.
>Can anyone help.
>Details: Samba 1.9.16p11 on SunOS 2.5.1, WIn 95b, DFS client v1.1
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