Running smbd and nmbd using daemontools!!

Magnus Naeslund(f) mag at
Wed Sep 25 17:30:00 GMT 2002

Animesh <animesh at> wrote:
> Hi everybody,,
> I want to run samba using the combination of daemontools and
> ucspi-tcp and not inetd..i.e, what i intend to do is to run smbd and
> nmbd using tcpserver but the problem is with nmbd as tcpserver, as
> the name suggests supports only TCP and not UDP...So is there
> anything that can be done.
> Animesh

Depending on what clients you have, i'd not use a nmbd process at all.
We've run some servers with smbd only, that seems to work fine on nt4/w2k clients.


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