[Samba] Q: mount -t smbfs: "cli_negprot: SMB signing is mandatory and we have disabled it."

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Jul 14 05:47:09 GMT 2006

On Wed, 2006-07-12 at 11:06 +0200, Ulrich Windl wrote:
> Hi,
> I was trying smbmount (SuSE's samba-client-3.0.20b-3.4). The mount command 
> replied:
> cli_negprot: SMB signing is mandatory and we have disabled it.
> 9451: protocol negotiation failed
> SMB connection failed
> No I'd suggest to change the message at least: It's unclear who "we" is: The Samba 
> Team, the client, or the server
> The server is a "Windows 2003 server", possibly running some default 
> configuration.

smbfs does not support SMB signing.  Try the more modern cifsfs.

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.                  http://redhat.com
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