smbd not loading

Robert Dahlem Robert.Dahlem at
Tue Apr 7 23:19:23 GMT 1998


>> > When I try and load smbd I get this error in the log :-
>> > bind failed on port 139 socket_addr= (Address already in use)

>> This means you've got something else bound to port 139.  

>Thanks, but unfortunately there is no such service running. Any other 
>ideas ;-)

Are you logged in as root? 139 is a priviledged port and cannot be bound by anyone else but root.


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