[Samba] msdfs not working on netbios aliases?
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Sat May 7 16:23:03 GMT 2005
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| I encountered strange behaviour of "msdfs"
| when using together with "netbios aliases".
| From a windows (XP) machine I can now see:
| where share2 is succesfully redirected as a DFS to \\penguin\share2.
| But when trying to connect via the aliased name to
| only share1 is seen correctly.
| share2 gives an error requesting me to check my permissions.
| This behaviour however is not entirely persistent.
| After rebboting my client, as long as having only
| one redirect proxy sometimes I can see the aliased
| name correctly.
Do you have 'smb ports = 139' in [global] ? My guess is that
the client is using port 445 (which does not support
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