Fwd: Re: Continuing IRIX Samba problems.

Eric Songer esonger at lads.is.lmco.com
Fri Oct 8 22:22:43 GMT 1999

>Date: Thu, 07 Oct 1999 15:07:39 -0700
>To: Herb Lewis <herb at chomps.engr.sgi.com>
>From: Eric Songer <esonger at lads.is.lmco.com>
>Subject: Re: Continuing IRIX Samba problems.
>At 10:25 AM 10/7/99 -0700, you wrote:
>>First of all I have been very remis in updating the SGI freeware site
>>version of samba, I believe it is still at 1.9.18p10. I would suggest
>>you get a copy from the samba mirrors or from
>>What are the settings in your smb.conf concerning wins? Are you using
>>samba as the WINS server or are you pointing to an NT WINS server?
>Hello again,
>	And thanks again.  I am still muddling around with this.  Obviously, Samba 
>is not a priority here, but I am determined to make it work.  I downloaded 
>2.0.5a binaries and that is what I installed.  I was in both the SGI and the 
>samba.org sites looking around, so no doubt I got my source site mixed up.
>	I am looking at a WinNT Server for WINS.  Here is my global section.
>workgroup = Adv_Sim_Center
>server string = Samba Server
>load printers = yes
>printcap name = /etc/printcap
>printing = bsd
>max log size = 50
>security = server
>wins server =  (I double checked this address)
>encrypt passwords = yes
>debug level = 3
>socket options = TCP_NODELAY 
>local master = no
>os level = 33
>#interfaces =  (I tried this not set and set.  
>Same result.)
>domain master = no
>preferred master = no
>wins support = no
>wins proxy = yes
>name resolve order = wins host bcast

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