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Old 02-14-2005, 01:45 PM   #1
rog2005
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access samba shares from win2000


I have a network with 5 machines on it ,4 machines are running windows2000 and one server running linux. I am running red hat 7.2 and samba ver 2.1.1. I can access the shares on the windows machines from the the linux machine, but I cannot access the linux shares from the windows machine, although I can see the linux machine in network places. when I try to access the linux machine I get an error message : "network path not found". can anyone tell me whats going on here?

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Old 02-14-2005, 02:05 PM   #2
masand
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try accessing those machines by

\\<ipaddresss>

in the address bar

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