[Samba] Reh Hat ipchains tricks

Raymond Gimilio gimilio at montp.inserm.fr
Mon Jul 29 10:27:30 GMT 2002

Good afternoon,

After some days fully deicated to Samba implementation on two Dell
PowerEdge servers running Red Hat 7.3, I finally get on my Windows 2000
workstation and Portable a network neighbouring windows with my two

I had backuped "My documents" sucessfully. The problem was coming from
ipchains. Running the command ipchains - F (flushing all chains) make
the smb running OK but opens a big hole in my security firewall (no
rules!). "The monkey is now on other shoulder", ipchains configuration.

Congratulation for fine job done with Samba.

     Raymond GIMILIO, Ingénieur de recherches CNRS
 BIO-Informatique et Sécurité des Systèmes d'Information
  Centre CNRS-INSERM de Pharmaco-Endocrinlogie (CCIPE)
 141, avenue de la Cardonille - 34094 Montpellier Cedex 5
         Tel. : 04- - Fax : 04-

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