setting up samba with win 98
Joel at HammersHome.com
Mon Nov 12 14:05:02 GMT 2001
The one time I had this problem it was a case problem.
To test out that theory, try making a share that points to a directory which
is composed only of capital letters.
This situation might be clearer if you set log level = 3 and look at the
logs. You might be able to see just which name is being requested by your
On Mon, Nov 12, 2001 at 11:58:41AM -0800, Rui Miguel wrote:
> The error message is:
> "\\samba-server is not accessible
> The computer or sharename could not be found. Make sure you typed it
> correctly, and try again"
> At 09:00 AM 11/11/01 -0500, you wrote:
> >Please provide more details:
> >Which name is incorrect:
> >Machine name
> >User name
> >Share name
> >File name
> >On Sat, Nov 10, 2001 at 11:23:46PM -0800, Rui Miguel wrote:
> > > Dear all,
> > >
> > > I am setting up samba between a Linux RedHat 7.1 and win 98 boxes. After
> > > configuring the smb.conf I can see my linux box on my windows neighborhood
> > > but I am not allowed to browse it "the name is not correct........."
> > >
> > > Can anyone point me in the right direction? so that I can browse the linux
> > > home partition?
> > >
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