strange nmbd behaviour..............

Peter Samuelson peter at
Mon Aug 21 17:06:21 GMT 2000

[Vasileios Zografos <vzograf at>]
> I run smbd and nmbd as daemons from the /etc/services and
> /etc/inetd.conf so they run from inetd.

This is not recommended.  nmbd has known issues running from inetd.  By
far the best thing is just to run it with `-D'.  (smbd, on the other
hand, can run under inetd with no trouble, but if you're writing a boot
script for the one you may as well include both.)


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