Problem with Samba/Wins and IIS

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Fri Jun 18 15:07:39 GMT 2004


We handle <1C> names generically as "Internet Group" names.  I have no 
idea if/how this will impact IIS.  I have to assume that WINS does some 
sort of special handling for the NET~SERVICES#1c name.

I'll have to think about this.

Chris -)-----

On Fri, Jun 18, 2004 at 03:41:39PM +0200, Torsten wrote:
> Hell List!
> We are using Samba 3.0.4 on Solaris/Sparc and Windows 2000. Samba is PDC 
> and about everything is just working. There was/is only one PC who has 
> got problems and stating "unable to find logon-server". The PC also 
> looses connections to Samba and working was pretty difficult.
> Hence we did some research and found IIS installed on this machine. IIS 
> registers the NetBT name "INET~SERVICES#1c". As "1c" is used for domain 
> services, we gave it a try and stopped IIS -- and now logons etc are 
> working fine.
> We do not really need the IIS - so this mail is mainly to exchange ideas 
> for someone else having got a similar problem. Nevertheless if anyone 
> would like to comment this, it is well appreciated.
> -- Torsten.

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