When attempting to browse Windows network shares from Gnome Nautilus, the window will become unresponsive and the operation will eventually timeout.
- Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 10.10
wins is not enabled as a host resolution mechanism in
winbind is not installed.
/etc/nsswitch.conf in your favorite editor and ensure the
hosts line matches the precise order below (you are adding wins).
hosts: files mdns4_minimal [NOTFOUND=return] wins dns mdns4
sudo apt-get install winbind