[Samba] Using the right network interface

Ronan Waide waider at waider.ie
Thu Jan 2 12:57:21 GMT 2003

On December 10, jht at samba.org said:
> Try adding to smb.conf [globals]:
> 	interfaces = eth0 loOB
> 	bind interfaces only = Yes

Digging up this thread again:

the current redhat version of samba seems to disregard the setting of
'bind interfaces only', as I'm still getting occasional external scans
poking at my nmbd and getting a response. I had thought it was working
correctly until I spotted a scan going through.

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