[Samba] Pocket PC

Jeff Elkins jeffelkins at earthlink.net
Mon Oct 11 02:39:42 GMT 2004

On Saturday 09 October 2004 10:43 am, Jeff Elkins wrote:
>I recently obtained a Dell Axim X30, running Windows Mobile 2003 SE. It
>totally refuses to connect to a Samba share due to authentication errors.The
>share is set up with clear text passwords and functions perfectly with a
>Win98 SE box.  I have tried encrypted passwords and nt status support = no
> in the global section of my smb.conf.
>I am running Debian unstable, Samba 3.0.7-1.
>Searching the list archives, I found that others had reported similar errors
>back in August 04.  What's the status of this problem?

Solved on my end. I used a proprietary shareware program called PocketLan and 
I was able to connect to my samba share w/o problems. The native networking 
software included with Windows Mobile 2003 continues to fail. Obviously, that 

If I can help with this via diagnostics, log files or whatever, I'll be glad 
to do so.

Jeff Elkins

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