On Sunday 07 December 2003 07:36, Ivan Wong wrote: > Hi > > I am running samba on a freebsd box (behind NAT, IP = 192.168.1.207) with > pptpclient connecting to my company m$2k VPN (tunnel IP = 192.168.0.206). > At first, I can ping the fbsd with its hostname (freebsd) from my company. > But when I try to "net use freebsd /user:xxx *", the "net use" will fail > (err = The network path was not found.) and afterwards I can see that ping > will use 192.168.1.207 (which was originally 192.168.0.206). I can ping > again if I restart the samba. But everytime when I try to use the netbios > name I will get the redirection changed wrongly. > > So I tried to use IP instead. I can browse \\freebsd and "net use" my home > \\freebsd\ivan sucessfully. But when I try to browse \\freebsd\ivan it will > hold for a minute and I will finally get the message \\192.168.0.206\ivan > is not accessible. The specified network name is no longer available.
Windows specifies that per subnet you need one domain master. So it won't work until you have a domain master at the other side of the pptp link. Once I made such a configuration working by bi-maping broadcast addresses. It's very ugly, but that was for a test and it did work. -Harry > > Thank you. > > > > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"