Just a quick response, since nobody appears to be offering any help...> I am using samba version 2.2.8a on a FreeBSD 5.1-RELEASE (GENERIC)
> for x86. I tried following from a Windows 2000 Server edition:
> 1) net view \\servername
> System error 5 has occurred.
> Access is denied.
> 2)net use * \\servername\tmp <password> /USER:root
> System error 1240 has occurred.
> The account is not authorized to log in from this station.
> I can view and connect to the shares locally using 127.0.0.1 or using
> the servername. I can list netbios name table from Windows 2000 using
> nbtstat -a <servername>.
> how to resolve this?
I have been studying how to get my Windows XP box onto a local samba
server here, and ran across a never truly referred to bit of external
doentation... did you create a machine account for the Win2k box?
There are more details in this very well put together doent:
Jordan T. Cox
Programmer, IT Administrator, Tech Support
Geronimo Development Corporation