[Samba] msdfs problem
yan at seiner.com
Tue Jan 8 01:55:20 GMT 2008
John Drescher wrote:
> On Jan 7, 2008 10:29 AM, Yan Seiner <yan at seiner.com> wrote:
>> I think I've set up my msdfs correctly, but I keep getting the following
>> message when I try to connect to it:
>> [2008/01/07 05:00:45, 0] smbd/service.c:make_connection_snum(1003)
>> '/etc/samba/xyz' does not exist or permission denied when connecting
>> to [beaufort] Error was No such file or directory
>> I have kahn in both hosts and lmhosts.
>> Any suggestions on what I am doing wrong?
>> root at Lethe:/etc/samba# ls -l
>> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 14 Jan 7 01:38 lmhosts
>> -rw------- 1 root root 8192 Jan 6 00:36 secrets.tdb
>> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 1033 Jan 7 05:00 smb.conf
>> -rw------- 1 root root 103 Jan 7 04:55 smbpasswd
>> drwxr-xr-x 1 root root 0 Jan 7 02:08 x
>> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 15 Jan 7 04:10 xyz ->
>> root at Lethe:/etc/samba#
> xyz should be a folder and inside this folder you put the msdfs link.
OK, thanks, got that fixed - but the problem persists.
My test winXP install just comes back with a 'network path was not
There are no errors in the log files....
The remote server is not directly accessible from the test winXP install.
In other words,
remote server \\kahn <---> vpn server \\lethe <--> WinXP
I can't send broadcasts through the vpn. There is no route between
winXP and \\kahn; in fact winXP cannot resolve kahn. Is there some way
I can connect to kahn from winXP?
I can't find any documentation on msdfs proxy ; could that be what I am
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