smbd won't start!! Please help!!

Jan Grant Jan.Grant at
Mon Sep 24 02:39:02 GMT 2001

On Mon, 24 Sep 2001, Mike Salway wrote:

The magic line is this:

>   bind failed on port 139 socket_addr=192.168.XXX.YYY (Address already in use)

Something is already listening on port 139; check the output of netstat
- you might want to look for existing smbd processes (or inetd listening
on that port). If you can't find the process, get and install lsof and
go looking for it.

jan grant, ILRT, University of Bristol.
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