smbclient using all interfaces
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at nts.umn.edu
Mon Feb 15 22:18:07 GMT 1999
> I'm confused.
As are we all.
> I have the following lines in my smb.conf file (2.0.2, btw):
> interfaces = 126.96.36.199/255.255.255.0 188.8.131.52/255.255.255.0 \
> 184.108.40.206/255.255.255.0 220.127.116.11/255.255.255.0
> bind interfaces only = Yes
> The system also have an additional interface of 18.104.22.168/28. If I
> block TCP/UDP ports 137-139 on my router and then try to do
Can you send the filter? I assume you're blocking 137-139 for the
22.214.171.124/28 subnet only, yes?
I guess I'd like to know more about your filters, and the IP address of
"another_host". smbclient will open a high-numbered port to query the
remote server, and replies will return from port 139 on that server to the
...I'm probably just missing something.
> smbclient -L another_host
> I never get a response from the remote host. When I look at the router
> logs, I see that packets have been dropped on that router interface
> because of the filter. If I remove the filter on the router, everything
> starts to work again.
> So, does anybody have any thoughts as to why this is happening???
Christopher R. Hertel -)----- University of Minnesota
crh at nts.umn.edu Networking and Telecommunications Services
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