jim wrote:

> I'm willing to listen and I have tried everything I have been told to try.

Nonsense. You've been told /repeatedly/ how to achieve this, but evidently
you are too damn stupid to follow simple instructions.

> Do YOU have the answer to getting a clean install of Linux to connect to
> XP shares (that are not passworded) on a peer to peer XP network?

Yes - and you have been told how to do it several times.

> I'm listening.....

Evidently not!