[Samba] UDP Floods (possibly from nmbd)

Marian Mlcoch, Ing mm at tsmp.sk
Mon Jul 28 12:59:14 GMT 2003

Simply try last samba 2.2.8a and proper conf of nmbd and kernel.!

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "James Mills" <prologic at daisy.ods.org>
To: <samba at samba.org>
Sent: Monday, July 28, 2003 2:16 PM
Subject: [Samba] UDP Floods (possibly from nmbd)

> Hi,
> I'm new to this list but not to Samba.
> I've recently been having problems with Samba that I have not
> encountered (ever).
> I cannot determine what the cause is but an hour or so into my dialup
> connection, my machine starts flooding the first dns server in
> /etc/resolv.conf with dns requests. I know it's samba responsible for
> the flooding because as soon as I kill both smbd and nmbd with
> /etc/init.d/samba stop, the flood stops.
> Is there any information on this behaviour ? Or perhaps do I have
> something configured incorrectly ?
> I'm running Samba version: 2.2.3a-14
> cheers
> James
> -- 
> -
> -Zero Defect Software Engineers Group - ZDSEG
> -
> -You need only two tools. WD-40 and duct tape.
> -If it doesn't move and it should, use WD-40.
> -If it moves and shouldn't, use the tape.
> -- 
> To unsubscribe from this list go to the following URL and read the
> instructions:  http://lists.samba.org/mailman/listinfo/samba

More information about the samba mailing list