[Samba] mount cifs

lists lists at merit.unu.edu
Tue Apr 19 13:00:00 UTC 2016

On 19-4-2016 9:18, Denis Cardon wrote:
> Hi lists at merit.unu.edu,
>> I updated our servers to 4.2.11, and I have a problem, but I'm not sure
>> if the problem is related to the update.
> I've had a call from a client yesterday who had issue with his copiers'
> scan2folder feature after badlock samba file server upgrade. The
> mount.cifs ntlm basic auth was not working either, and we had to
> configure "server signing=disabled" as a temporary workaround. Could you
> try that?

Reading the release notes for the samba badlock release, we are advised 
to use mount.cifs with "sec=krb5(i)" or "sec=ntlmssp(i)", and not 

I am using those, but still receive the "mount error(112): Host is down" 
error. I tried mount.cifs to connect to a real windows machine, and that 
one works as expected.

So the problem seems to be samba-specific..?

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