[Samba] hi

Hector Blanco white.lists at gmail.com
Thu Jun 19 12:24:29 GMT 2008

yes... I think the workgroup must be the same for all computers (you can
check that in smb.conf)

You can always open (in the windows machine) execute nbtstat -A
IP_of_the_Free_bsd_linux_machine and see if you have a response (maybe
you'll find this old mail interesting:

I don't know if it has changed in newer samba versions, but to connect from
windows you had to encrypt passwords too (in smb.conf)

2008/6/19 Assaf Flatto <assaf.flatto at ssp.uk.com>:

> In the  workgroup definitions, what did you put ?
> and what do you have in your windows machine workgroup - or does it belong
> to a specific domain ?
> Assaf
> On Thursday 19 June 2008 12:36:12 dora kwatampora wrote:
> > quick question....
> > how do i get to see my samba server on windows my network places?
> > am running freebsd 7.0 and i installed samba and configured it using
> > it is on the same subnet as all the windows machines.
> > please help.........
> >
> > asante!
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