[Samba] Windows cannot see Samba Server

Jay Ts jay at jayts.cx
Mon Oct 28 12:22:57 GMT 2002

Matt Gilliam wrote:
> I have a small problem...
> All of my windows machines, XP Pro and 98 cannot see my samba server 
> running on RH 7.3
> i can do a smbclient -Llocalhost   and see all my computers on the network, 
> also windows is telling me
> that it is unable to browse the network, but if i unplug the samba server 
> from the router the windows machines can
> see each other fine..

Just a quick suggestion: check your NetBIOS name on the Samba server.
I misconfigured once, and had a duplicate NetBIOS name, and it acted
just as you describe.

Jay Ts

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