[Samba] Desperate Help Required Getting SAMBA back on line

Dan Tappin dan.tappin at orourke-eng.com
Thu Dec 19 22:19:01 GMT 2002

I am looking at it right now... the problem is that smbd will not even
start.  I have tried re-installing and nothing is working.

I try starting smbd -d from the command line and I get no feed back and
SAMBA does not start.  It is not even logging at all.

I must have really messed things up.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: samba-admin at lists.samba.org [mailto:samba-admin at lists.samba.org]On
> Behalf Of Joel Hammer
> Sent: Thursday, December 19, 2002 3:11 PM
> To: Dan Tappin; samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: Re: [Samba] Desperate Help Required Getting SAMBA back on line
> For starters, I would find the file DIAGNOSIS.txt and walk through
> it. It is a very good trouble shooting guide. In my source distribution,
> it hangs out in /docs/text.
> Joel
> On Thu, Dec 19, 2002 at 02:04:09PM -0700, Dan Tappin wrote:
> > I am running SAMBA on Red Hat 7.0 and after a bad upgrade my
> SAMBA server is dead.  I
> > ended up re-installing from the source and now my server is not
> accessible to our Win9x
> > clients.  smbstatus show the server running but no one on the
> network can see the server.
> >
> > I am still a bit of a newbie and I am having trouble
> troubleshooting this.  I really am in
> > a jam and I need some help ASAP.
> >
> > I am not sure where to start.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Dan
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