[Samba] Vijay - samba box not seen in browse list.
vramnarayan at triniti.com
Tue Jul 15 07:47:37 GMT 2003
We have a PDC ( Win2K Domain Controller) without a
But I still get he point, why other machines are able tosee it and not only
the domain controller itself.
Will enabling Wins solve the problem ?
----- Original Message -----
From: <Vincent.Badier at alcatel.fr>
To: "Vijay Kumar" <vramnarayan at triniti.com>
Cc: <samba at lists.samba.org>
Sent: Tuesday, July 15, 2003 12:48 PM
Subject: Re: [Samba] Vijay - samba box not seen in browse list.
> >Thnx for thr response.
> >I donot have a Wins server in my network. Do you mean that I should make
> >Linux box act as Wins Server ?
> >Can you please tell me what to change exactly so that I can check the
> >> Why not using wins? Declaring a wins server should help, shouldn't it?
> >> And why joining a domain while using "security = USER"?
> Sorry, i didn't understood that you haven't any wins server on your
> So, to be sure to well understand : You don't have any PDC nor Domain
> Controler, have you?
> I such a case, i recommend to configure samba to act as a wins server and
> domain controler. As this, all client will be able to log on the domain
> browse it.
> So you will have to enable such things as
> wins support = Yes
> domain master = Yes
> Take a look to the smb.conf man page since it explain quite well all
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