[Samba] Can connect and work with Samba share from Windows host, but "net view" returns "System error 6118"

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Mar 21 17:53:19 UTC 2017

On Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:18:31 -0700 (PDT)
Winfried via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> I can connect and read/write just fine from a remote Windows 7 host
> using the "net use z: \\linux\myshare" command, but the "net view"
> command returns the following error: "System error 6118 has occurred.
> The list of servers for this workgroup is not currently available".
> Any idea why Windows' Network Neighborhood is empty?

Two thoughts, are they in the same workgroup ? or is a firewall in the
way ?


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