[Samba] One Windows computer not connecting directly to server
silencer at free-4ever.net
Tue Jul 25 08:05:13 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 Neighborhood.
> There are no errors in the logs on the server ( messages, secure,
> samba/* ).
> Do you have an idea as to why the "direct connection" is not being made?
Are you sure that your computer is integrated in the domain ??
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