win98/samba problems

Gerry Doris gdoris at
Tue Nov 30 23:51:57 GMT 1999

Don/Jerry, I would like to thank you for your help.

Thanks to you and some others I was able to track this sucker down and get it
working.  The problem was in network setup on the win98 box.  I have two nic's
in the system and it appears the binding was not correct between the cards. 
The win98 box was listening on port 139 alright but it was refusing to provide

I blew away (again!) the network setup and (again!) redid but very, very
carefully this time...and it worked!!!!

BTW, I get mail from this list in a digest form.  How can I change this to real
time.  I work better in real time instead of batch!!!

>Can you access the file share from another machine?  Meaning
>has the file shareing services on the Windows 98 machine been 
>changed by anyone?  Are you running any other protocols than 

E-Mail: Gerry Doris <gdoris at>
Date: 30-Nov-99
Time: 18:41:29

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