[K12OSN] Re: OT-Samba/Win2k Problem

Carl Keil carl at snarlnet.com
Mon Feb 28 18:42:50 UTC 2005

I tried the trick of not "ticking off the box:" that says "reconnect at 
logon" and guess what?  My drives don't reconnect at logon, so I have to 
do it manually every time.  How do I get the G and H drives to reconnect 
at logon, but as a different user that what I'm logged in as?  Any ideas?



Carl Keil wrote:

> Nevermind, I think I may have found the culprit:
> http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS05-008.mspx?pf=true
> Has anyone else had a problem with this patch?
> How does one update samba?  yum update samba?  smb?
> ck
> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> I'm having the wierdest problem trying to access my Linux (k12ltsp 4.2
> and 4.1) samba shares from my win2k workstation.  I'm pretty sure the
> problem is on the win2k end but I have no idea how to resolve it.
> Has anyone run into this?  I have the samba shares mapped as G and H
> drives.  I have reconnect at logon checked.  When I start up win2k it
> tries to connect but gives me a "incorrect user name or password" error
> box.  I type in the user name/password and I connect just fine.  I've
> reset the "connect as different user" thing a thousand times and it
> never fixes this.  The second problem is that once I get the H and G
> drive mounted I can only access them through programs.  If I do a "save
> as" in a program I can save a file to the server, or I can right click
> in the window and create a new file or folder, but I can't drag and drop
> anything into directories on the server.  This is really bizarre and
> driving me up the wall.  Has anyone seen these symptoms before?
> Any help would be appreciated, including a steer towards a more
> appropriate forum.
> ck

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