[Samba] One Windows computer not connecting directly to server
Margaret_Doll at brown.edu
Mon Jul 24 18:32:25 GMT 2006
We have a RedHat samba server to which a whole department of Windows
connects directly when a user logs onto the Windows computer. So the
server is working fine.
We have a rebuilt Windows XP Pro computer that does not make the
connection directly. The user has to log into the server through the
Network Neighborhood. The Windows XP Pro has the correct ip address
and network name. The Wins server is indicated correctly on the
Windows XP computer, The Windows XP computer is in the correct
workgroup because the server is listed in its Group's Network
There are no errors in the logs on the server ( messages, secure,
Do you have an idea as to why the "direct connection" is not being made?
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