[Samba] Re: accessing samba across two different subnets

Martin Thomas mthomas at rhrk.uni-kl.de
Sun Feb 3 21:12:12 GMT 2002

>PC a is connected on the same subnet as the samba server.  It takes =
>around 3 seconds to open a document(word) via Windows explorer .
>PC B is connected on a different subnet and it takes at least 15 s to =
>access same document as PC A.
>can anyone comment on this problem ?/?

Do you have a WINS-Server? Creating one might help you if you
do not already have one.
What are the settings for the "name resolve order"-parameter
in your smb.conf?


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