[Samba] samba and dhcp

Hidong Kim hkim at decode.com
Wed Jan 22 06:16:00 GMT 2003


I reinstalled VMware without selecting VMware's own Samba service. 
Everything's working now.  Thanks,


Marian Mlcoch, Ing wrote:
> Primary samba server is not special blocked for DHCP getting IP, but this IP
> must be set before start smb.
> This is first posible problem when you start it on init sequence try start
> only manual afther your linux is loaded and you login as root run
> /etc/rc.d/init.d/smb start. Before this check if your ifconfig reply proper
> eths.
> Secondary problem is if you install vmware its have samba inbuilded and can
> be start automatic if you this configure on install. Then your os samba
> canot start it colision with vmware-smbd on port and ip. You can only one of
> this sambas start simply. Try rerun vmware-config.pl and set off samba on it
> if you can run samba from redhat.
> PS: In your config not need line interfaces as you write in another mail and
> this is bad. Hosts allow is posible but only for restriction when you not
> understand not use!
> Bye.

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