Samba Problem

Ken Murray kmurray at
Thu Nov 2 21:45:24 GMT 2000

On Thu, 2 Nov 2000, Wilco Minderhoud wrote:

> With the command: nmblookup name, I can find the windows machines. But
> when I try to lookup the name of the Linux server is says:
> bowie:/etc # nmblookup bowie
> querying bowie on
> name_query failed to find name bowie             

Are you possible getting blocked in /etc/hosts.deny?  Do you have an entry
in /etc/hosts that includes the Samba server?  Are you on the same subnet?

Linux:  Because rebooting is for adding new hardware.

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