[Samba] Ubumtu 1n.04 - no network machines visible
lists at ags.lu
Sun Sep 18 19:09:47 UTC 2016
Here's an update
I added the following three lines to smb.conf
client lanman auth = yes
client ntlmv2auth = no
client maxprotocol = LANMAN2
Now smbtree actually shows the shares (previously smbtree didn't show
The Windows PC and the three Linux NAS now show in "Network" and
The Windows PC asks for a password*, but the Linux boxes show "Cannor
retrieve share list from server". I am not too worried about the
Windows PC as it can access all the Linux devices, but why can I not
access Linux devices from a Linux PC?
*I have had this password issue in the past with the Windows PC
accessing the oldest of those Linux devices and it was fixed with
policy editor to stop ntlvm2auth
Very strange. The Windows PC can access everything. The Linux PC
cannot access anything.
Sunday, September 18, 2016, 11:55:53 AM, you wrote:
> Since upgrading to Ubuuntu 16.04 LTS from 14.04 LTS, I cannot see
> either my Windows PC or any of three Linux-based NAS in either
> "Network" or "Windows Network". Both windows have no icons.
> After the upgrade, I did apt-get update and apt-get install samba and
> apt-get install winbind
> My Windows 7 Ultimate PC can see the Linux PC and the three NAS
> without problem. It can even read and write to the shared directory on
> the Ubuntu 16.04 PC.
> Ping to all four devices works. Everything has a static IP address
> 192.168.1.xxx. All the connections are wired.
> All have the same workgroup name.
> I even added all the IP addresses to /etc/hosts and /etc/lmhosts
> Thanks in advance for any pointers as to where to look next
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