[Samba] SWAT won't work.
phillip at tilleman.us
Wed Dec 17 05:23:21 GMT 2003
It is configured under xinetd. It looks like this.
# default: off
# description: SWAT is the Samba Web Admin Tool. Use swat \
# to configure your Samba server. To use SWAT, \
# connect to port 901 with your favorite web browser.
disable = no
port = 901
socket_type = stream
wait = no
only_from = localhost
user = root
server = /usr/local/samba/bin/swat
log_on_failure += USERID
What else would you suggest? Remember I'm using Red Hat 7.3. That might
From: Greg Dickie [mailto:greg at justaguy.ca]
Sent: Tuesday, December 16, 2003 8:33 PM
To: Phillip Tilleman; samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] SWAT won't work.
Swat runs as a separate service, not under the webserver. You need to have
configured in inetd or xinetd.
On Tuesday 16 December 2003 22:06, Phillip Tilleman wrote:
> Ok, here is the problem. Samba is working, I can access it
> a account I created from a windows XP machine. So that is good. But I
> get swat to work when I go to my browser windows explorer and go to
> http://192.168.1.125 <http://192.168.1.125/> :901 (which is my static IP
> address for the machine). Of course with out port 901. But nothing happens
> when I try to open it. I do have my web server up and going, infact I have
> a squirl mail up and running. So I know the httpd is up. I'm running Red
> Hat 7.3 and running samba 3.1. I tried to telnet from the actual machine
> with samba on it to telnet 192.168.1.125:901 and it says "telnet:
> 127.0.0.1:901: Name or service not known" so it's not working. I think
> is the problem. How do I get it so httpd service will interact with port
> 901 and make samba work? Help is appreciated, I'm trying to get samba up
> and running for a non-profit org. that can not afford to buy windows 2000
> server and pay for it, and pay for the 5 licenses we will have to buy.
> is much
just a guy
greg at justaguy.ca
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