[Samba] problem mapping share using hostname of server
dkmartin at neca.org
Tue Feb 25 08:06:58 MST 2014
Running samba version 3.2 on AIX 6.1. Mapping share on windows 7 workstation.
I can map the share using \\<ip<file:///\\%3cip> address>\testarea.
If I attempt to map using using \\servername\testarea<file:///\\servername\testarea> I receive an error.
smbclient -L //<servername>/testarea on the unix box is successful
When I run a net view command I receive the following:
C:\Users\Desktop>net view \\<servername>\testarea<file:///\\%3cservername%3e\testarea>
System error 53 has occurred.
Network path not found
I'm leaning towards something not quite right between samba config and DNS? But I'm not sure where to look at this point.
Any input would be greatly appreciated
dns proxy = yes
log file = /usr/local/samba/log.%m
smb ports = 139
server string = Samba Server
workgroup = NECA.ORG
client lanman auth = yes
encrypt passwords = yes
security = user
passdb backend = tdbsam
max log size = 50
client plaintext auth = yes
unix password sync = yes
passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
comment = Test Area
path = /testarea
public = no
writable = yes
printable = no
Diane K. Martin
Sr. Support Analyst / AIX Admin
80 So. Jefferson Rd
Whippany, NJ 07981
Phone: 973.884.8164 Cell: 973.216.0056
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