[Samba] cifs-vfs connecting to Netware 6 running cifs.nlm
simon-lists at geordie.demon.co.uk
Mon Jan 19 11:53:40 GMT 2004
I've got some problems accessing data on a netware server 6.0 running
cifs.nlm from a Suse9 linux box.
I was origanally trying to access it via smbfs however there were
problems with files being truncated when writing and not being read
After reading through the archives to this list/newsgroup, I figured I
might have better luck with the cifs-vfs module. However it isn't even
mounting the filesystem, and is causing bad password attempts to be
registered on the netware server.
I've taken a trace of the network communication and a couple of things
The trace for the SMB mount has a field in the "session setup ANDX
request" packet called "ANSI Password" and "Unicode Password".
The trace for the CIFS mount only has a "Unicode Password" field, and
the strings are different.
Is this the cause of my problem, or am I barking up the wrong tree ?
And even if it is (or isn't) where do I go from here ?
Thanks for any help.
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