accessing port number 445 instead of port 139.

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue Jan 19 11:01:37 MST 2010

On Tue, 2010-01-19 at 17:25 +0530, Karthikeyan Sarkaraichetty wrote:
> Dear team,
>    Current samba is making Connection to the client with port 139 , if it
> fails it try with port 445.
> Will it possible to connect always with port 445 secure port? Could you
> please tell me the files which I have change for the port order?

Neither port is more secure than the other.  The same protocol
(essentially) operates on both.  

On the server, see 'smb ports = ', and in the client tools, see the -p
option (if I remember correctly). 

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                      
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.
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