Win2000 and RH 7.1 with Samba 2.0.10 or Samba 2.2.1a
Charles M Swenson
chucks at thidwick.ece.usu.edu
Mon Oct 8 20:43:02 GMT 2001
Thankyou. It was the fire wall.
> From: "Christian Barth" <barth at cck.uni-kl.de>
> Date: Fri, 5 Oct 2001 08:17:40 +0200
> Content-type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII
> Priority: normal
> > I have a system that can duel boot RH 6.2 and RH 7.1. When I boot RH
> > 6.2 Samba works just fine with encrypted passwords and all (Samba
> > 2.0.6). The Samba server shows up the the browse lists of all both the
> > win2000 and win98 systems. I can get to my home directory on the RH
> > 6.2 system via Samba and print (provided I log into the win systems
> > correctly). When I set this up last year I was amazed at how simple
> > and well it worked.
> > I can not get samba to work after booting RH 7.1 with Samba 2.0.10 or
> > Samba 2.2.1a (from Rawhide) and I have spent way too much time on the
> > problem. I am hopeing that I am overlooking somthing simple and some
> > one can help me.
> > The problem:
> > Samba no longer shows up the network browser for the win98 system
> > an I get an error for the win2000 system when I start the browser
> > (Computers near me) that says:
> > Swenson is not accessable
> > The list of servers is currently not available
> > All computers are set up in the workgroup "Swenson"
> > I have worked through the DIAGNOSIS.txt located at
> > http://us1.samba.org/samba/docs/DIAGNOSIS.html and everything
> > works great till I get to test 8 and I run the following (from the
> > Win2000 system) which gives and error.
> > c:\>net view \\thidwick
> > System Error 53 has occured.
> > The nework path was not found.
> > So I am told that I should fixup the nmbd installation but I have
> > no idea how to do that. I really do not want to use some of the
> > other proposed solutions that involves changeing the PC clients. I
> > know that they are fine since they currently work with RH
> > 6.2. setup.
> > The smb.conf file is essentally the same betwee for the 6.2 and 7.1
> > systems. I just uncommented a few lines in the distributed file
> > and assigned the workgroup and restricted the list of computers
> > that can get in. Any Suggestions?
> You installed RH 7.1 in the standard way? You have used "medium
> security" during the install? Then RH ships with a software fire wall
> that blocks the ports needed for samba. Look for "ipchains" or
> "iptables" some thing similar. Disable it or configure it not to
> block samba.
> > -Charles Swenson-
> > --
> > To unsubscribe from this list go to the following URL and read the
> > instructions: http://lists.samba.org/mailman/listinfo/samba
> _(_)_ wWWWw _
> @@@@ (_)@(_) vVVVv _ @@@@ (___) _(_)_
> @@()@@ wWWWw (_)\ (___) _(_)_ @@()@@ Y (_)@(_)
> @@@@ (___) `|/ Y (_)@(_) @@@@ \|/ (_)\
> / Y \| \|/ /(_) \| |/ |
> \ | \ |/ | / \ | / \|/ |/ \| \|/
> jgs|// \\|/// \\\|//\\\|/// \|/// \\\|// \\|// \\\|//
More information about the samba