[SATLUG] SAMBA (resolved)

ed horned0wl93 at gmail.com
Sun May 17 07:26:49 CDT 2009

Ian L. Target wrote:
> FIRESTORM_v1 wrote:
>>> I've had the same problem in SAMBA whenever I used the /name/ of a Windows
>>> share (e.g.: smb://cadillac/filesharename), but, I find that if I use the
>>> /network share's internal IP address/, (e.g.:
>>> smb://192.168.X.1XX/filesharename) and set it as a bookmark for later
>>> retrieval, my problem goes away.  This has worked for me in all-SAMBA
>>> environments, and in mixed SAMBA-Windows environments.  If you contact me
>>> off-list, I can send you a screenshot of my settings.
>>> Cheers;
>>> Ed
> The smb:// did it!  Thanks!
Any time.  Glad I could help.



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