samba and dual homed hosts
vorlon at netexpress.net
Tue Sep 12 16:06:40 GMT 2000
On Tue, 12 Sep 2000 tschweikle at FIDUCIA.de wrote:
> >> Is there a way starting nmb twice? Binding each instance
> >> to one subnet, not mixing both subnets in one instance
> >> as it is now?
> > Yes, you can force nmbd to bind to only one interface using
> > the commands 'bind interfaces only = yes' and
> > 'interfaces = <list of interfaces>' in your smb.conf. It's
> > easiest to set up two smb.conf files, one for each of the
> > interfaces you want nmbd to bind to. Then run:
> > smbd -D
> > nmbd -D
> > nmbd -D -s /path/to/other/smb.conf
> > And each subnet should see the right addresses.
> Wouldn't this bind smbd to only one subnet too? I wanted to
> start only nmbd twice, not smbd too (maybe creating locking
> problems having two smbd running).
Ah, you're right of course. So you would actually need one smb.conf for smbd,
and two different ones for nmbd. The same principle applies.
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