Problem Samba

John H Terpstra jht at
Thu May 29 12:50:02 GMT 2008

On Thursday 29 May 2008 07:36:13 Thienpont, Linda wrote:
> Hello,
> I have installed samba on a HPUnix 11.2
> In the smb.conf I have configured our domain and set the security = domain

Why did you set "security = domain"?  If this Samba system is the only server 
on the network, or you want it to be a domain controller that should be set 
to "security = user".

> When I use from the Unix machine smbclient, I have access to my PC.
> When I do a mapping from my pc to the Unix machine \\\homes ,
> I receive following error message : There are currently no logon servers
> availabe to service the logon request.
> What have I forgotten ?

A little more explanation of your network design might be helpful.

John T.

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