Beginners Question

Kenny kenny at
Thu Feb 22 15:22:05 GMT 2001

I wouldn't bother typing this if you hadn't said beginner ... but ... are
you trying to configure via SWAT using a browser on the SAME machine that
SWAT is running on ... or are you trying to use a browser on a different

Sorry if this question is beneath you ... I'm new to this list and I'm new
to helping folks! {;-)


Meaning cannot be found in work or leisure but has to arise out of the
nature of the activity itself. 

On Thu, 22 Feb 2001, Luis wrote:

> Dirk Hamstra wrote:
> > Hi!
> >
> > I'm trying to configure SAMBA on Redhat Linux 7 using SWAT. As suggested I
> > changed the settings in the /etc/xinetd.d/swat file from
> >
> >         only_from = localhost to only_from =
> >
> > However pointing the browser to results in an error:
> > "Server may not be accepting connections or maybe busy. Try connecting again
> > later."
> >
> > The webserver is running fine and the website is accessible. So what am I
> > missing? Are there any SAMBA services that must be running before I can
> > access SWAT?
> >
> > ++Dirk
> You know what I had the same problem on setting up my swat on samba. I couldn't
> figure it out, I did all the right settings for it. Plus ask for help looked on
> deja, google but I couldn't get no answer to my problem I keep on getting the
> same problem your having. why dont you try to "webmin" you could setup anything
> from there. If you find a solution to your problem let me know
> Luis

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