Cannot connect

Joel Hammer Joel at
Fri Oct 12 17:11:02 GMT 2001

On Fri, Oct 12, 2001 at 01:54:51PM -0700, METAgency wrote:
> Tried this. It says "wins_svr died(): WINS server 
> appears to be down. Connection failed"
> I have tried to configure with WINS server, without, etc, still not 
> able to connect in any case.
> KD
> >smbclient //server/share -d3 might offer insight.
> >Joel
I am assuming that you are configuring your own samba server, not hooking up
just as a client to another server.
If so, I would set up the simplest smb.conf you can manage, leaving out all mention
of win servers and the like.
Then, walking through the DIAGNOSIS.txt file which comes with the samba

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