[Vpn-help] Network browsing
charlie2 at ledgible.com
Wed Mar 5 07:33:57 CST 2008
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> 1. Browsing Windows Network Shares (Markus Stockhausen)
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> Date: Tue, 04 Mar 2008 17:32:19 +0100
> From: "Markus Stockhausen" <markus.stockhausen at collogia.de>
> Subject: [Vpn-help] Browsing Windows Network Shares
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> Hallo everybody.
> I'm very happy to have finished a VPN Setup with the (fabulous)
> Shrew VPN Client and a Juniper Netscreen SSG-140 using Certificates
> and XAuth. Everything runs like a charm on my Windows PC (DNS,
> Routing, ...). But there is one thing left I cannot get to work:
> Browsing of Network Shares. At the moment I end up with getting
> the Logon Screen displayed and I enter my username and password and
> afterwards the system hangs.
> I tried to supply the DNS/WINS IP addresses in the client
> directly and everything I suspect to be not provided by the
> Firewall device. I'm quite stuck and do not know what type of
> debug output I could provide to narrow down the reaseon of this
> Any help is appreciated. Thanks in advance.
I have similar problems using a Linux client connected to a NT4 server
over Shrewsoft. The connection sometimes takes 5 minutes to actually
give me a directory. I have not determined if the problem is with the
connection or with the aircard and aircard service I am using.
I suggest attempting to connect and browse and wait 10 minutes to see if
you have a directory or not. Maybe we have a common problem. I suspect
it is related to DNS not working properly.
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