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Old 05-21-2008, 01:34 PM   #1
Gwilliams1205
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accessing windows shares going very slow


I have a LAN set up with 4 windows 2003 servers and 1 xp machine and my fedora 8 box. When I connect to the main server where all the shares are kept, it takes a very long time for anything to show up on the screen. Then when I click on the on any of the shares it pops up with password authenitcation. I put in the password then it sits there thinking for about 5 minutes before it tells me there is nothing in there (and there is nothing in any of the folders). Why is it taking so long?

on a side note. No matter what user name i use to connect to the server through windows share it always allows me to access the same things, even though they all have different permissions. Any ideas?
 
Old 05-22-2008, 12:20 PM   #2
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Post this as a bug in Ubuntu Launchpad.
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu

Have some info out of your logs would be helpful, both here and in Launchpad.

Last edited by cmnorton; 05-22-2008 at 12:20 PM. Reason: Add more information.
 
  


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