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

Larry Clark xwindowuser at discflo.com
Wed Jan 24 17:54:51 GMT 2001

I am answering some of the comments here, please see them....and thanks
for the help.

> > if you don't use server authentication, but try and log into a samba box
> in
> > it's own right how does it go?

** I did the smbclient //penguin/tmp -U username and connected no
problem. I also used several other names that were trying to login and
they to were able to login......

 Unfortunately my solution was to get rid
> of Novell.

** I can'
t get rid of novell right now........dud....

> > - Does the samba server announce itself?
> ** remote announce? yes it does, in this way: remote announce =
> what is discflo? I'm not sure if you can use an acl for this. The IP address
> looks right though. We don't use it because it's the only smb server, but
> our relevant section looks like:

**discflo is the domain name, I think I either read it in the man pages
for smb.conf or in my samba book.

> ;   remote browse sync =

** what are the ip's used here? I know that .255 is the braodcast
address, but what is the other one?

> ;   remote announce =

** again broadcat is .255 but again, what is this other one?

****** ok regarding broken pipes.....I have alot of those in my
machione.log files
and I have some other errors as follows... I also have log files for
machines that are not set up to log in.....
[2001/01/22 15:57:17, 0] smbd/process.c:timeout_processing(868)
  Reloading services after SIGHUP
[2001/01/22 16:26:06, 0] lib/util_sock.c:read_socket_data(507)
  read_socket_data: recv failure for 4. Error = No route to host

here are the broken pipes:

[2001/01/24 09:14:07, 0] lib/util_sock.c:write_socket(596)
  write_socket: Error writing 4 bytes to socket 7: ERRNO = Broken pipe
[2001/01/24 09:14:07, 0] lib/util_sock.c:send_smb(784)
  Error writing 4 bytes to client. -1. Exiting

and this is when I rem out the password server...

[2001/01/24 09:44:09, 0] smbd/password.c:server_cryptkey(1007)
  password server not available
[2001/01/24 09:44:09, 1] smbd/password.c:server_validate(1063)
  password server  is not connected
[2001/01/24 09:44:14, 0] smbd/password.c:server_cryptkey(1007)
  password server not available

now I am screwed I left my samba book at home....thanks for all the help

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