lock directory / wins
abartlet at samba.org
Wed Sep 12 05:55:21 MDT 2012
On Wed, 2012-09-12 at 13:49 +0200, Michael Adam wrote:
> Hi Marc,
> On 2012-09-12 at 13:25 +0200, Marc Muehlfeld wrote:
> > Am 12.09.2012 11:45, schrieb Michael Adam:
> > >* disable the netbios service in samba (4),
> > > i.e. add -nbt and -wrepl (more?) to "server services"
> > >
> > >* start nmbd
> > log.nmbd says:
> > [2012/09/12 13:22:39, 0] ../source3/nmbd/nmbd.c:896(main)
> > server role = 'active directory domain controller' not compatible with
> > running nmbd standalone.
> > You should start 'samba' instead, and it will control starting the
> > internal nbt server
> Gosh, right. I forgot about this protection mechanism which
> Andrew installed recently.
> You can try to work around it by invoking nmbd with a special config
> file, which drops the "server role" parameter and sets security = user.
> I don't have a full workaround ready.
The remaining magic is 'server role check:inhibit=yes' but don't tell
anyone I told you ;-)
I guess we can (like smbd does) allow this if the nbt server is
> > I think this was disabled because of a good reason. I'll tell the users
> > they can't use the network neighbourhood during the next time. I think, it
> > should be no big deal. The users only have to learn to connect via
> > \\servername :-)
> Ok. We need to finish the implementation soon.
I would really prefer it this way.
Andrew Bartlett http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
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