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Old 04-29-2004, 06:09 PM   #1
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Angry Couldn't display "SMB:///" , No host "(Null)" could been Found??????


When i open network servers (Both root and user) in Fodora 1 i get the following message.....

Couldn't display "SMB:///" , No host "(Null)" could been Found??????


Please Help me resolve this, samda working and can see server in windows etc...
 
Old 05-03-2004, 09:46 AM   #2
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to see some shares you should use SMB://<computer name>, to mount it, use SMB://<computer name>/<share name>. to view the complete network, I think SMB:// would work but I'm not sure about that...

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Old 05-03-2004, 04:59 PM   #3
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try going to the console and typing
smbclient -L SERVER, where SERVER is the the name of the computer you are trying to access. if it works , it will tell you that it got a positive name query response from the computer's ip. after that you should be able to see all your shared docs, files, etc. To access a shared doc or file, type this
smbclient ' \\computername\shareddocs ' , where computer name is the name of the computer name that you are trying to access and sharedocs is the name of the shareddocs, files, Cdrive, etc that you want to access. hope this help
 
Old 05-03-2004, 05:30 PM   #4
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Cheers snakeo2

it works as to say it asking for a password but ture to form it does not like root password or the samda users password....?

both commands are doing the same, so what's next because error say's

NT_STATUS_LOGIN_FALIURE
 
  


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