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Old 03-10-2005, 07:20 AM   #1
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smb is not a registered protocal

i am using mandrake 10.0 KDE
while i mounting windows share on linux box (using samba) there is a problem...
i opened the mozilla browser
i entered

smb is not a registered protocal

why this happen...
what should be change...
Old 03-10-2005, 10:39 AM   #2
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Maybe your samba service is not installed. Check with :
# rpm -qa | grep samba
Old 03-10-2005, 10:47 AM   #3
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Answer number 1:

In the konqueror location bar, type
smb:/ (notice only one slash)

Answer number 2:

open up the kinfocenter
(if it is not on your kmenu, just press alt-f2, and type in
click on protocols, then, if the protocol is installed, click on smb
You will see a page of information.


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