Wins Server Failing!

samba at samba at
Thu Jan 25 20:21:18 GMT 2001

Here is the panic that I get

[2001/01/25 13:25:25, 1] nmbd/nmbd.c:main(747)
  Netbios nameserver version 2.0.6 started.
  Copyright Andrew Tridgell 1994-1998
[2001/01/25 13:25:25, 0] nmbd/asyncdns.c:start_async_dns(150)
  started asyncdns process 4618
[2001/01/25 13:25:26, 0]
  Attempting to become domain master browser on workgroup TEST, subnet
[2001/01/25 13:25:26, 0]
  become_domain_master_browser_wins: querying WINS server at IP
for domain master browser name TEST<1b> on workgroup TEST
[2001/01/25 13:25:26, 0] lib/fault.c:fault_report(40)
[2001/01/25 13:25:26, 0] lib/fault.c:fault_report(41)
  INTERNAL ERROR: Signal 11 in pid 4615 (2.0.6)
  Please read the file BUGS.txt in the distribution
[2001/01/25 13:25:26, 0] lib/fault.c:fault_report(43)
[2001/01/25 13:25:26, 0] lib/util.c:smb_panic(2456)
  PANIC: internal error

This is a very strange amchine...  its is mainly a router.  It has three
interfaces, one ethernet to my cable modem, one ethernet to my lan and one
wirelees ethernet PCMCIA card.  I am trying to keep it battened down so it
will not server anything to the cable modem side of the world.  Here is my

My testing reveals that enabling/disabling wins support causes this to
crop up.  I also noted that a machine on my network is named tyler's with
the ' ...  this seems like a bad thing (tm) but crashing the wins server
is bad!  I also wonder what this does to the log file= line I've got since
it would make an invalid file name...  hurmpf  I'll try removing that host
and see what happens...  but I thought I would get the ball rolling in
this mailing list...

   workgroup = TEST
   server string = Samba Server
	#These are my localhost, local lan, and wireless networks
   hosts allow = 192.168.128. 127. 192.168.129
   printcap name = /etc/printcap
   load printers = yes
   log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
   max log size = 50
   security = user
  encrypt passwords = yes
  smb passwd file = /etc/smbpasswd
  unix password sync = Yes
  passwd program = /usr/bin/passwd %u
  passwd chat = *New*UNIX*password* %n\n *ReType*new*UNIX*password* %n\n *passw$
    socket options = TCP_NODELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=8192
   bind interfaces only = true
   interfaces = \
#Do I need this if I am a wins box?
   remote announce =
   local master = yes
  os level = 34
   domain master = yes
  preferred master = yes
   wins support = yes
   dns proxy = no

After that I got some shares...

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