smbclient/samba not working properly

Dagmar d'Surreal dagmar.wants at
Mon Apr 19 13:34:55 PDT 2004

On Mon, 2004-04-19 at 11:40, Vasant Tiwari wrote:
> Hi,
>  If this has been answered already please point me to the right place.
> The thing is I am having problems getting smbclient from samba-2.2.8a 
> package to work properly. I have used Red Hat 9, Suse 8 and Gentoo before 
> migrating to LFS 5.0. In all earlier distributions it worked fine so I 
> think the problem might be LFS specific though my mind refuses to believe 
> this.

afaik, you need to have something listening on the samba box to accept
those messages or they just "bounce off" the machine, so to speak.
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