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In OpenSUSE the line "workgroup = whatever" is located in the file smb.conf in the directory /etc/samba. However it works if I use the XP machine's IP "sudo smbclient -L //". I ran the following command: Code:[email protected]:~$ findsmbsh: /usr/bin/nmblookup: not found*=DMB+=LMBIP ADDR NETBIOS NAME WORKGROUP/OS/VERSION [Code]...On my Windows XP machine, I can see the Ubuntu directory and can access files on it. So I went back in to Kontact & did another Import Calendar request, then Network & Samba Shares. have a peek here

If you are still having problems please post the contents of the [global] contents of your /etc/samba/smb.conf. I don't remember if it was something I installed with 7.04 and had forgot about or if it installed automagically with the 7.10 upgrade. It uses mysql and samba shares. I have two other machines running Ubuntu also and all connected to a 3-Com switch through ethernet. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1820210

Only that utility would produce such an incoherent mess. I am unable to view my WinXP machine's shares if I type "sudo smbclient -L //JonDoe/" . Probably the best thing would be for you to tell us what you really need in terms of network shares in the openSUSE operating system and to show us the contents

I tried smbclient but after successfully logging in I couldn't issue the sh command. Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode 14-Dec-2012,02:41 #1 vieuxrichard View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries but *only* on that same computer (Morheus). Mar 31, 2010 my main computer hostname is home, and the others are ubuntu and eduardo.In home, I try to configure samba, downloading it with "sudo apt-get install samba" and then

So far I did what I thought was pretty straight forward but I'm not seeing any computers. Windows9x, WindowsMe, and smbclient prior to Samba 3.0.) Server role: ROLE_STANDALONE [global] workgroup = MAISON netbios name = SAMBA24 server string = Samba file and print server interfaces =, It is useful for laptops and such since they can have essentially fixed ip addresses when they are in your home lan and act normally when they are out and about. https://forums.opensuse.org/showthread.php/481427-Unable-to-find-any-workgroups-in-your-LAN Since I have not changed a thing to these two win machines, I assume something is wrong with my Ubuntu config.

I can only note what happens out of the box now - I don't remember if there were any custom configurations on the old setup (used in the original report). Reply With Quote 14-Dec-2012,03:36 #2 swerdna View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage View Articles Administrator Join Date Mar 2008 Location Oz Posts 11,494 Re: Unable to find JoshuaKersey (goodtimetribe) wrote on 2007-12-29: #8 Still dealing with this problem. Dolphin shows the Samba shares, but give this error message: Unable to find any workgroups in your local network this is the testparm output : Load smb config files from /etc/samba/smb.conf

Ubuntu Networking :: Access To Samba Shared Folder With Password ADVERTISEMENT Networking :: IPtables And Samba - No Access To Workgroup PCs Feb 27, 2009 At first I installed debian 5 May 31, 2011 find that i cant access from my ubuntu box (desktop), now running 11.04 (i was able to access yesterday, when i tested the config). When I disabled it, I could then see my network in the Dolphin->Network->Samba Shares. Only user A is working with samba.

I know samba is running because i can view the shares but cannot access them without getting prompted for username/password. navigate here I am using Ubuntu and gadmin-samba. I have a feeling that there's just something obvious I don't know, because in all my years of trying to get this to work on and off, I've never managed to I am not worried about a firewall, as I am behind a router, so I the used the Add/Remove Programs and removed Firestarter.

I guessed this meant that they were not uninstalled so I searched around a bit a more and found this very helpful website:How To Network openSUSE 12.1 And Windows » TweakHound Several reports recommend Kontact. which led me to that link, and that minor change to the /etc/samba/smb.conf file (putting bcast first) solved the problem and solved it for BOTH win7 machines, so I can now Check This Out View 5 Replies View Related Ubuntu Networking :: How To Remotely Access Samba Share Dec 19, 2010 My work uses an internal software suite where the data is hosted with a

I haven't "wandered into" any network scene. The next screen showed; groups/profiles/users - so I chose > users. to the person who said it might have something to do with dhcp being manual vs automatic.

Everything works perfect.

I can access from a Windows 7 machine via \ubuntupublic. I will try rebooting both machines now & see what happens with that smbclient installed –Mr.President Sep 3 '13 at 7:24 see update: gvfsd-network services crashed again when I so I cannot port forward etc. There's enough troubleshooting samba threads out there for the rest.

Oct 29, 2010 I have an OpenSuSe Server configured with DNS, Samba (PDC + WINS), LDAP, Squid All this is in a hybrid scenario with other OpenSuse acting as clients and Sweet! asked 3 years ago viewed 3198 times active 3 years ago Blog Stack Overflow Gives Back 2016 Developers, Webmasters, and Ninjas: What’s in a Job Title? this contact form Sometimes wins will actually send the samba client outside the network to try to resolve hostnames and stalls before it gets to bcast.

Adv Reply Quick Navigation Networking & Wireless Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New I can see these shares when I'm on my windows partition so I know the problem isn't with the network.Code:sudo aptitude install apache2.2-bin apache2.2-common libapache2-mod-dnssd View 1 Replies View Related Ubuntu swerdna - not sure about your comment. so if anyone 300+ reads this, and you agree it's a good tag, perhaps add it (can others add tags to my post?) THANKS thanks in advance for your help :-)

To answer your second point, all I want to achieve is import .ics files that I export from Lotus Organizer. I just can't access the Windows workgroup from Ubuntu. Last edited by swerdna; 15-Dec-2012 at 02:17. View 9 Replies View Related Networking :: Unable To See Shares On Samba Server - No Authentication Access Desired (open Access) Jun 12, 2009 I've been running a Samba server under

The machine does not appear at all in windows network/workgroup. But I still couldn't browse my network. Do (did) powered airplanes exist where pilots are not in a seated position? Welcome!