[Samba] windows 7 cannot connect

Gregory Carter gcarter at aesgi.com
Tue Aug 9 12:51:21 MDT 2011

On 08/09/2011 01:42 PM, Marc Fromm wrote:
> I just set up my first windows 7 desktop.
My condolences.

>   When I try to map a drive to the red hat linux samba share it complains that the "server cannot perform the requested operation." Windows XP machines work with no problem.
First, I would remove all security contexts from the Windows 7 
workstation.  Turn the firewall off.   Turn off your virus 
software/security software.

Try again.
> The linux samba information:
> [root at finaid45 samba]$ rpm -qa | grep smb
> pam_smb-1.1.7-7.2.1
> libsmbclient-3.0.33-3.29.el5_6.2
> gnome-vfs2-smb-2.16.2-8.el5
> [root at finaid45 samba]$ rpm -qa | grep samba
> samba-client-3.0.33-3.29.el5_6.2
> samba-common-3.0.33-3.29.el5_6.2
> samba-3.0.33-3.29.el5_6.2
> system-config-samba-1.2.41-5.el5

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