mount_smbfs: unable to open connection: syserr = Operation
wmoran at collaborativefusion.com
Fri Dec 8 14:00:27 PST 2006
In response to "Gerald Host" <ghost at madisonip.com>:
> I used some non-default kernel options to have more RAM (PAE).
> On one BSD machine this command works and mounts as expected. On another
> one it fails:
> bsd# mount_smbfs -I 192.168.1.10 //administrator at mpa-fnp/restorereports
> mount_smbfs: unable to open connection: syserr = Operation timed out
> The difference between the machines is the kernel options and one failing is
> behind a router, but I don't think any ports are blocked. Both are 6.1servers:
I would take some extra time to turn "think" into "know" before wasting
any time pissing around with kernels. The above error sounds like a
routing and/or port-blocked issue.
Collaborative Fusion Inc.
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