[Samba] problem with dying nmbd

daniel.jarboe at custserv.com daniel.jarboe at custserv.com
Tue Mar 4 20:57:06 GMT 2003

Any hints in /var/log/samba/log.nmbd or /var/log/messages?

> I have samba 2.2.6 version compiled on RH Linux 7.2.
> It used to work without any problem for some time but all of 
> a sudden I
> could not see my shares from Windows PC's.
> One of the samba processes: nmbd is dying.
> After restarting samba
> service smb restart
> nmbd will last about a few second and will stop.
> Any advice what it could be I will greatly appreciate.


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