Just trying to figure something out.

Jeremy Allison jallison at cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Thu Nov 12 19:44:17 GMT 1998

Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> I think that this is a misconfiguration...
> I'm working with a group in Animal Science who have Samba 1.9.18p10
> serving network of Linux and NT PCs.  The log files show that nmbd is
> becomming both a domain and a local master browser.  Every few minutes,
> one of the NT systems (I don't know if it's WS or Server) will announce
> itself as local master browser.  Nmbd will then stop being local master
> browser for about 17 seconds, after which a new entry drops into the log
> file indicating that it is again a LMB.
> Is this normal?  What's going on?

Remove IPX and NetBEUI protocols from the offending NT box.


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