smbclient using all interfaces
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at nts.umn.edu
Tue Feb 16 23:42:21 GMT 1999
> Well. I finally took the plunge and added a few static routes to my
> system so that traffic to that particular network was going out the
> "correct" interface. When I did that and applied the filter on the router
> again, I was able to use smbclient without having any problems.
> It would seem I have a network "issue" to iron out. I am going to work on
> that. But, I still have the burning question... what programs are
> affected by the interfaces line in the smb.conf file? I think it is just
> smbd as nmbd seems to answer calls on any network interface reguardless of
> the interfaces line...
I've been trying to follow your thread while doing my real job. Haven't
been keeping up as I'd like to.
I don't know if this is relevant, but nmbd listens to broadcasts as well
directed traffic. If something comes in as a broadcast, on any interface,
its source network info may be lost (Jeremy went through this with me
Christopher R. Hertel -)----- University of Minnesota
crh at nts.umn.edu Networking and Telecommunications Services
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