[Samba] xp problem revisited

Simon Jester tanstaafl_bh at netzero.net
Mon Jun 24 05:53:02 GMT 2002

> From: "Raymond Norton" <admin at support.lctn.k12.mn.us>
> To: <samba at lists.samba.org>
> Sent: Sunday, June 23, 2002 1:24 PM

> Last week I posted about a problem with XP seeing samba shares.
> I was told to upgrade to a newer version. I have installed ver
> 2.2.1a-4 of samba, client, and swat. We are using XP home
> version to access the samba server.
> This is the scenerio:
> The XP machine can see the Samba server by Netbios name and IP.
> If you double click on the Samba server it seems to open it,
> but no shares exist.
> My NT server can see the Samba shares, and the XP shares.
> I can drag files from the XP share to the Samba share on my NT
> desktop.
> Someone posted a reg fix, but said it was for XP pro.
> Any ideas?

Well, since the latest version of Samba is 2.2.5, I would have to say:

Try upgrading *again*...


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