Appleshare IP 6.2 and smbfs

Jonathan Nichols jnichols at
Thu Nov 15 14:47:02 GMT 2001

> 	The absolute last thing I haven't tried yet is to upgrade the 
> Appleshare IP Mac to 6.3.2.  But to do that, I need to upgrade the 
> entire OS from 8.6 to 9.0.4.  While this is doable, it would be nice to 
> avoid this.  This is our main file server and I'd like to know if the 
> upgrade would definitely fix this.  Has anyone had success using samba 
> with Appleshare IP???  Anyone???  I googled the web.  No one seems 
> clear on whether this will work.  If I am asking the wrong person about 
> this, please let me know who I should direct my questions to.  Thanks.
Don't bother upgrading. I saw your post, and I've been battling with it 
all day.. fyi, I have 9.1 and ASIP 6.3.3. The box works perfectly, but 
smbclient & smbmount won't talk to it.

bash# smbclient -L cheese -U jnichols
added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
protocol negotiation failed

As root, as me.. doesn't matter.

I'm going to send the query off to an Apple resource and see what he 


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