starting up nmbd

Azizi azizi at
Mon Sep 6 09:38:38 GMT 1999

You're right. I had 2 ip addresses of the WINS servers (primary and
backup). Removed one entry and the nmbd is now running. Can I have 2 ip
addresses for WINS server?

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Bethany Jane [SMTP:bethany at]
> Sent:	Monday, September 06, 1999 4:20 PM
> To:	Azizi
> Cc:	samba at
> Subject:	Re: starting up nmbd
> On Mon, 6 Sep 1999, Azizi wrote:
> > Still playing around with Samba 2.0.5a running on HP-UX 10.20.
> Attempted
> > to startup the smbd and nmbd daemon during system startup. smbd
> starts
> > up but not the nmbd. Is there any hints. thanks in advance.
> 	Have you looked in log.nmb yet?  There should be hints in there
> about why your nmbd daemon isn't starting up.  
> 	What happens when you start it on the command line?  If you've
> got
> a misconfiguration in your smb.conf file, that can keep nmb from
> starting,
> check for things like having both a wins support=yes and a wins server
> defined.
> 	bjh
> I say unto you: one must still have chaos in oneself to be able to
> give
> birth to a dancing star.
> 	- Friedrich Nietzsche

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