let me say it really loud!!RE: can't login in mornings

Larry Clark xwindowuser at discflo.com
Tue Jan 23 23:16:10 GMT 2001

What is the use of having samba as a server if every morning I have to
go around to everyones computer and re map the dirves they need? not
much good in a production setting is it? well I have sent this letter to
the whole samba team, maybe they will get a clue and work on

Larry Clark wrote:
> I am trying this one again, I have a 10/100 mg switched network, NT and
> novell also run on it. I have two(2) samba servers on the network. in
> the mornings, when people come in and try to logon, they can logon to
> the NT and novell servers, yet the logon to the samba servers are slow,
> and most of the time they cannot connect and ask if next time they want
> to try to connect, obviuosly they say yes, but this time after the whole
> weekend, they all came in and cannot lo in. even if I go into the
> windows explorer and click on the red x'ed out share, they sometimes
> still don't connect. we have a WINS server on the wire for name
> resolution, and there is a PDC which the samba server has an account.
> for the life of me, I can't map a drive and consistently have it connect
> after the night. mornings are a night mare and noone can connect, any
> one else have this problem? thanks....

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