[Samba] Cannot list shares on a host

Felix Miata mrmazda at earthlink.net
Thu Jan 13 14:23:47 MST 2011

On 2011/01/13 14:13 (GMT-0700) James Moe composed:

>    linux x86_64
>    smbclient 3.5.4-5.1.2-2426-SUSE-SL11.3

>    I issue this command:
> smbclient -L SMA-STN14L -U jmoe

>    I get:
> Connection to SMA-STN14L failed (Error NT_STATUS_BAD_NETWORK_NAME)

>    In<smb.conf>  [globals] section:
> workgroup = SOHNEN-MOE
> netbios name = SMA-STN14L

>    Adding the -I option made no difference.
>    The firewall port is open.
>    There is nothing in</var/log/messages>.
>    There is nothing in</var/log/samba/log.*>.

>    So, what's the message about a bad name?

Do you get the same message from 'smbclient -L \\SMA-STN14L -U jmoe' or smbtree?
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