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Re: samba config

On Fri, 28 Jul 2017 08:53:56 -0700
tony mollica <tjm3@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hello.
> Maybe a minor samba config problem but searches only show up some
> very old stuff and that doesn't appear to rectify the problem.
> Once, again, Debian Stretch with samba installed.  All I need is to 
> access a few files on Stretch from a win7 box, and that works.  What
> I can't get to work is the smbclient command to view the status of
> shares on Stretch.
> smbclient -L localhost results in a password request, then entered,
> and the result is invariably this:
> smbclient -L localhost
> Enter tjm2's password:
> Connection to localhost failed (Error NT_STATUS_UNSUCCESSFUL)
> I've tried different users and root with the same result.  Tried 
> adjusting the routing tables and using actual ip instead of
> localhost, also with no improvement.
> I'm overlooking something, but it's not clear to what that is.  Like
> I said, the connection between boxes works just fine with no problems.

Do you have gvfs installed?