Does Samba support "MS Lan Manager" ?

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Wed Sep 20 06:17:51 GMT 2000

"Charles E. Gelm" wrote:
> Does Samba, really support "LAN MANAGER", or is this advertisement
>  'left-over' from a version dated pre-MS-Windows?

Yes.  Lan Manager is a SMB protocol variant.  That's all.

> In short, where is information about
>  configuring Samba to be a file server
>  for MS-DOS LAN MANAGER workstations ?

What problem are you having?  Configuring Samba for DOS clients
is identical to configuring for Windows clients (given a few 
possible exceptions).

Cheers, jerry
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