Samba problem

Tai-hwa Liang avatar at
Mon Aug 28 03:29:55 UTC 2006

On Tue, 15 Aug 2006, Divacky Roman wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 15, 2006 at 10:10:19AM +0100, Carlos Silva wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I have installed freebsd 6.1-RELEASE on my machine and now samba dont
>> work, because of a timeout.
>> I've tried the two versions of the samba ports and none of them work
>> properly.
>> Do you have any idea?
>> Ouput:
>> osiris# mount -t smbfs //porta1/tmpdown /tmpdir
>> Password:
>> mount_smbfs: unable to open connection: syserr = Operation timed out
>> Otherwise, this is not an password error.
> I can confirm this. something happened and now I am not able to mount
> smb shares on 6.1R.. on 6.0R it works ok.

   How about pointing the server address directly:

 	# mount -t smbfs -o -I=porta1.ip.addr.ess //porta1/tmpdown /tmpdir


 	# mount -t smbfs -o -I=porta1.fqdn //porta1/tmpdown /tmpdir

Tai-hwa Liang

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