[Samba] Samba and a firewall
Dan Vande More
dvm at gwtr.com
Thu Aug 1 08:44:02 GMT 2002
We have a web server in our dmz, and we block all but the ports you listed as well.
Our symptoms were similar, in that we could not do:
BUT we can do:
It is some kind of wins/LMHOSTS/etc issue, but it does not bother us, so we haven't taken the time to fix it.
You might see if that helps.
From: Adrian Ciocildau [mailto:adri_l at gmx.net]
Sent: Thursday, August 01, 2002 9:19 AM
To: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: [Samba] Samba and a firewall
Hi guys !
I have a problem and I hope I can get some help here.
I want to run a Samba server on a linux firewall machine.
This firewall allowa all the udp pachets and also icmp. The firewall blocks
all TCP incomming connection exept on port 22 (ssh).
I have allowed incomming conection on 137, 138, and 139 (TCP) ports and I
stiil get an error message from windows clients. The computer appears in the
net but when I try to browse I get an error: "Network path not found !"
I hope the windows machine is using only 137-139 ports to open TCP connections
on the samba server .....
looking forward for your help,
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