Samba 2.0.7 and Solaris 2.7

David Collier-Brown David.Collier-Brown at
Mon Oct 2 14:11:02 GMT 2000

edward.thom wrote:
| Ever since I installed Samba 2.0.7 under Solaris 2.7, I have been 
| receiving the following console message:
|  inetd[149]: netbios-ns/udp server failing (looping), service

	This may indicate an nmbd server problem when running
	from inetd.  

	These days we're reccomedning you not run samba from
	indetd: it doesn't buy you much (save some swap space and
	proc-table entries), and isn't as thoroughly tested
	as running from /etc/rc3.d

	I'll mail you my (solaris 8) start script...

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