Quote:> Have a Sun Unix server running Samba and can connect to the server using XP
> Home edition after making some changes to the registry changes via some
> readily available reg files on the net being "SignOrSeal" and
Sorry to break it to you, the signorseal reg patch is only for XP pro
AND is ONLY needed if your are joining a Samba domain.
Enabled plaintext passwords why??? This should not have to be done for
any reason (whether real or more likely...imagined)with XP and and any
current Linux/Samba versions.
> So all OK, well not quite initially OK except running/reading files via
> Windows Explorer takes ages and after a while have to remove all my Samba
> connections shown via the Web Admin page to be able to open/read/browse the
> What's going on? anybody know?
Hmmm.....hard to tell with all the info that you supplied, it will take
days for my P4 2.3 GH crystal ball to analyze it all.
Please post with smb.conf, pertinent log info, Results of ping by
netbios name from XP>>linux pc and vice versa.
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