problems with samba 2.2.1a on Solaris8

Alan Malek axu at
Wed Aug 1 13:41:49 GMT 2001

Holger Reissing wrote:
> Hello,
> i got the samba binaries from (version 2.2.1a) and installed
> it on a sun e3500 with solaris8 running (newest sun patches included).
> after starting nmbd the machine get problems with the network
> interface. it seems that the nmbd process locks the interface in
> certain intervals so that the machine isn't reachable at this moment
> for ping, ftp, telnet ... . i used the interfaces, max xmit, dns proxy
> parameter but it doesn't matter. the nmbd.log says nothing.
> Thanks in advance
> Holger Reissing

Have you noticed any printing problems as well? I posted that about a
week or so ago and haven't gotten much in the way of responses yet.
There are pretty clearly problems with samba and Solaris, but I don't
know what yet.

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