smbclient can't connect to NT workstation "C$" share

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Thu Mar 29 18:03:42 GMT 2001

On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Eric Sisler wrote:

> At 11:20 AM 03/29/2001 -0600, Gerald Carter wrote:
> What I wrote earlier about the locally created share is probably wrong
> though.  I looked a bit more closely at how the local shares are
> configured and it *appears* to me that they also authenticate against
> the PDC as well.  Perhaps I've misconfigured something in smb.conf?  
> Domain logins from NT workstations are working so I'm not sure what I
> might have missed.  I do have "security" set to "user" - should this
> be "server" or "domain"?

Try smbclient //ghost/c$ -U Adminstrator -W local_nachine

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