[Samba] Testing AD with first XP client

Sketch smblist at rednsx.org
Fri Sep 11 18:15:39 UTC 2015

On Fri, 11 Sep 2015, Robert Moskowitz wrote:

> So now I am up to testing the AD from the network.  I am using an XP client 
> (the only Win OS I have here)  The notebook is a 'new' load with all patches. 
> It does not have user login control yet (so effectively in as Administrator 
> on it) and workgroup is WORKGROUP.

I take it that means you haven't joined the domain yet.  That would be my 
first step in testing.

> came back (after a long wait) with:
> System error 6118 has occured.
> The list of servers for this workgroup is not currently available.
> I did set 'guest ok = yes' for the [Demo] share.

I'm not really familiar with the NET commands on Windows (particularly 
VIEW), but /DOMAIN might not work if you're not on the domain.  You might 
just try browsing to \\homebase\demo in explorer.  Or "net use Z: 

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