Samba - DHCP & NAT
sshelder at home.com
Fri Oct 12 20:03:02 GMT 2001
try net use \\ip address\Tester.
If that works then you need to set up your samba server or an nt server as a
To do this go to [global] put wins support = yes and restart smb
each workstation should be set up to look to your samba server as a wins
server through the tcp/ip properties.
Hope this helps.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Coutts, Ashe" <ashe_dhcp at sbehsd.sbceo.k12.ca.us>
To: <samba at lists.samba.org>
Sent: Friday, October 12, 2001 9:03 PM
Subject: Samba - DHCP & NAT
> I am using a Linux box (kernel 2.4.11) with iptables at a high school
> to NAT 172.16.x.x numbers thru it. I am using SAMBA on another
> Win 9x NATed cpus cannot browse thru their network neighborhood
> and see the Samba server. But one is able to:
> "Net Use \\ITS-P3-Server\Tester"
> to attach and have access.
> Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
> =========start /etc/samba/smb.conf =======
> # Global parameters
> netbios name = ITS-P3-Server
> workgroup = ITS-P3-WG
> server string = P3-Samba %v
> interfaces = 204.48.xxx.yyy/255.255.255.0
> max log size = 50
> log level = 3
> socket options = TCP_NODELAY
> os level = 34
> ;;; domain master = Yes
> comment = SBSD ITS P3 RedHat 7.1 Samba Server
> strict locking = Yes
> volume = RedHat6
> ; Next lines added to allow Non PlainText passwords
> encrypt passwords = yes
> smb passwd file = /etc/samba/smbpasswd
> security = user
> ; Next lines for testing/trials
> ; security = server
> hosts allow = 204.48.xxx. 172.16.
> log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
> username map = /etc/samba/smbusernames
> comment = Home Directories
> read only = No
> create mask = 0750
> browseable = Yes
> ; browseable = No
> =========end /etc/samba/smb.conf =======
> "Life can only be understood backwards;
> but it must be lived forwards."
> -- Soren Kierkegarrd 1813-1855
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