[Samba] smbclient returns error when NetBIOS disabled on Windows Server

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Fri Apr 29 21:41:02 UTC 2016

On Fri, Apr 29, 2016 at 10:29:15PM +0100, Andrew Watkins wrote:
> >>want it to check for NetBIOS which means you would not get an ERROR
> >>code.
> >The code in 4.4.x is quite sophisticated, in that is by
> >default tries port 445 and then 5msecs later tries 139.
> >
> >So it should be trying 445 by default. What is your
> >smb.conf set to, and can you post a debug level 10 log
> >from this smbclient command ?
> I solved the problem a couple of hours ago.
> Well I am using Samba 3.6.x version and after I installed Samba
> 4.4.x it worked fine.
> Guess I need to upgrade our systems, but using samba that comes with
> Solaris 11.
> Thanks for now.

Oh great, glad to see we occasionally make progress :-).

But people are still using Solaris ???? For what ?

(Runs and hides from the oncoming flamewar... :-) :-).

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