Odd WINS Problem
morgan at orst.edu
Fri Jun 23 14:22:39 GMT 2000
On Fri, 23 Jun 2000, Vogle, Brian wrote:
> I've been having an odd problem with nmbd and WINS. We have two WINS
> servers running on NT4.0, and eight solaris machines running samba (2.0.7).
> Every so often, it appears that WINS loses its db entry for the samba
> machines. If I stop and restart nmbd, the samba machine reregisters with
> WINS and all is good. The problem is very sporadic, and doesn't seem to
> affect all of the machines.
> We've seen this problem since around the 2.0.4 days. We upgrade with each
> release hoping to fix the problem.
I'd like to second this report. We had exactly this problem happen with a
linux server running 2.0.6. We couldn't see anything unusual in the logs
on either the samba machine or the WINS server. This has only happened to
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