[Samba] windows 7 cannot connect

Philipoff, Andrew aphilipoff at medicine.ucsf.edu
Wed Aug 10 15:59:36 MDT 2011

>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Chris Weiss
>> Sent: Wednesday, August 10, 2011 17:17
>> To: Marc Fromm
>> Subject: Re: [Samba] windows 7 cannot connect
>> I think RH 5 has a samba 3.x package, or was that only Centos?  I 
>> don't recall what version it was intro'd
> RHEL=Centos
> They have 3.0.33-3.29.el5_6.2 on x86_64
> http://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/5Server/en/os/SRPMS/samba-3.0.
> 33-3.29.el5_6.2.src.rpm

> yum search samba3x

I migrated our RHEL 5 servers from the Red Hat supplied Samba 3.0.33 packages to their samba3x packages. Before installing any of the samba3x packages I had to un-install all Samba 3.0.33 packages except for libsmbclient-3.0.33. We operate in an mixed 2003-2008 AD environment with Windows XP/Vista/7 and Mac OS X clients. I installed the following packages:


Andrew Philipoff
Infrastructure Coordinator
UCSF Department of Medicine - IT Services

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