[Samba] Samba + WinXP Home

Mumia W.. paduille.4061.mumia.w+nospam at earthlink.net
Thu Nov 19 06:50:14 MST 2009

On 11/19/2009 07:18 AM, Eero Volotinen wrote:
> Mumia W.. wrote:
>> Here are the responses:
>> ==> net view \\
>> System error 1231 has occurred.
>> The network location cannot be reached. For information about network 
>> troubleshooting, see Windows Help.
> Is samba server really up and running ?

Yes. And the firewall lets any traffic through too.

Oh, and Gaiseric, I forgot to mention that smbclient also fails to 
contact the XP shares if I use the XP machine's IP address. IOW, this 
fails too:

smbclient -N -L //server-ip-address

And it has the same type of error message; it says "Called name not 

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