Re: [Samba] Windows 98 cannot connect to Samba 3.6.23-45el6 after upgrade from 3.0.33-3.41.el5
- Date: Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:21:59 +0000
- From: Rowland Penny via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Samba] Windows 98 cannot connect to Samba 3.6.23-45el6 after upgrade from 3.0.33-3.41.el5
On Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:49:51 -0500
Justin Cantrell via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I upgraded a server from CentOS 5 to CentOS 6 and migrated the samba
> users, accounts, and files. Everyone reconnected without a problem
> except a Win98 user.
I take it that you cannot upgrade the Win98 computer.
> Is there anything that changed that would disallow a Win98 machine
> from connecting.
Possibly, you could try reading the release notes you will find here:
> It doesn't prompt for password. It just doesn't connect.
> When attempting to map the drive, I get:
> "The following error occurred while trying to connect S: to
> The computer or sharename could not be found. Make sure you typed it
> correctly and try again."
> No entries in /var/log/messages /var/log/samba/smb.log /var/log/secure
Have you tried raising the log level in smb.conf ?
> I can connect on the same subnet with Windows 10 machines using the
> same credentials.
Can you post your smb.conf
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