Login Failure

Tim Potter tpot at linuxcare.com.au
Mon Mar 26 00:26:41 GMT 2001

Grant writes:

> It seems a lot of people are having problems with log errors that contain
> "util_sock.c". Is there somebody from the Samba team who can possibly give
> us an insight into why this is happening and why in some instances,
> putting all the ips and arbitrary names in /etc/hosts fixes it? There has
> been no conclusive replies from anyone on the list so far :(

Well not knowing anything about the setup, the standard answer is
workstations having DHCP addresses without forward and reverse
DNS entries and using 'hosts allow' and 'hosts deny' in the
smb.conf file.


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