Error messages to console

Ian Cooper ian at WPI.EDU
Wed Oct 17 05:08:02 GMT 2001

If you have started the smbd and nmbd daemons from the console, then
messages may get sent there.

Ian Cooper
ian at

On Wed, 17 Oct 2001, Toby Johnson wrote:

> Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2001 00:24:01 -0400
> From: Toby Johnson <toby at>
> To: samba at
> Subject: Error messages to console
> I have seen lots of posts regarding the "smb_retry" messages but none
> addressing why they would go to the console as well as the log files.
> For some reason these messages always are copied to my screen. How can I
> prevent this?
> Example messages:
> smb_trans2_request: result=-104, setting invalid
> smb_retry: successful, new pid=27062, generation=6
> tia,
> toby
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