Connecting a network
xavierp at motiva.com
Tue Nov 17 02:48:02 GMT 1998
I have tried for almost a month.(a few hours here and there) to connect
my linux box to my
company's network. I have even purchased the "Samba: Intergrating UNIX
book, but all of my attempts have been futile. I cannot for the the
life of me get my system
to work. Of couse I have noticed what I want to do is a bit different
from all of the documentation
that I read but here it is.
Any help is greatly apprecated.
I have a linux box that wants to connect to a Microsoft centric
network. The NT servers are
DHCP, behind a Proxy network. I have administrative access to one
but not the company domain controler. I do however have a company
account. The proxy
server lies on the company domain. I am trying to connect to the lan so
that my Linux box
has telnet, ftp, HTTP access. Even let my Linux box be visible to the
I have my Linux Box working with DHCP so I can ping myself, from a
remote box, I can also ping
my Linux box. However I cannot get samba to work over the network.
Does anybody have a clue as to what I can do to get my box to see the
Thanks in advance
Manager of QA Tools and Process Development
Motiva Software Corp.
E-mail: xavierp at motiva.com
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