[Samba] Access Denied using Server Netbios Name

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at whitemice.org
Sun Feb 18 13:12:52 GMT 2007

> Using Ubuntu 6.06.1, Samba 3.0.22, VMWare on Win2003 server. 
> I can connect using with admin user and ip address, but using 
> admin and netbios name prompts for password and results in access 
> denied.  WINS is enabled in Samba config.
> Does Vmware or Ubuntu introduce weird problems or is something else 
> going on?  

Of course not.

> Running the net stat command results in error 5 trying to resolve netbios name.

Have you checked to logs to see if it says anything when you try to

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