[Samba] New samba connection will not work

Michael MacIsaac mikemac at us.ibm.com
Tue Jun 3 15:28:05 GMT 2003

> C:\WINNT\SYSTEM32>net use * \\confasr1\midas
> System error 53 has occurred.
> The network path was not found.

Looks like your client can't resolve the NETBIOS name - did you try a DNS
name or dotted decimal address instead of 'confasr1'?  And you can always
use LMHOSTS on the client if you really want the NETBIOS name.

          -Mike MacIsaac, IBM  mikemac at us.ibm.com   (845) 433-7061

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