[Samba] Can't see windows shares by name
peter.marshall at caris.com
Tue Sep 13 17:32:34 GMT 2005
Has no one had this problem before ? I know I have not seen many posts
on google groups about it .. but I thought for sure someone here could
help. I am really stuck.
Peter Marshall wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am having a small problem with a bsd box of mine. Using the file
> manager in kde, I can type \\ip_address and get prompted for a username
> and password for the coresponding server on my domain. However, When I
> type, \\servername, I again get prompted for a username and password,
> but it gets rejected. I think it is having problems looking up the name
> ... which is kind of strange to me as I can ping the server by name.
> Does any one have an idea how to fix this problem .. I googled for a bit
> but was unable to find a solution.
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