Must daemons run on ports 137-139?
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at switchboard.net
Wed May 12 15:57:37 GMT 1999
On Thu, 13 May 1999, DeJuan Ridley wrote:
> I have the samba daemons running on ports other than 137-139. I can
> connect from the same machine using smbclient with the -p option, but I
> cannot view the shares or map the drives from a windows 95 machine.
> Does this only work if using ports 137-139??? Please help.
correct. no windows m/cs are capable of being modified to run on ports
other than 137-139. you might want to consider running a redirector
daemon or sshd to redirect from the server's 137-139 ports to the target
samba ports. this requires redirection of both UDP _and_ TCP.
More information about the samba-technical