[Samba] Need help troubleshooting nmbd -D

Stacy Gaddy gaddyms at atscorporation.com
Tue May 20 19:11:38 GMT 2003

I get the following log when trying to run nmbd -D
  Netbios nameserver version 2.2.3a started.
  Copyright Andrew Tridgell and the Samba Team 1994-2002
[2003/05/20 15:02:44, 0] lib/util_sock.c:open_socket_in(789)
  bind failed on port 137 socket_addr =
  Error = Cannot assign requested address
[2003/05/20 15:02:44, 0] nmbd/nmbd_subnetdb.c:make_subnet(140)
  Failed to open nmb socket on interface for port 137.  Error was
Cannot assign requested address
[2003/05/20 15:02:44, 0] nmbd/nmbd.c:main(861)
  ERROR: Failed when creating subnet lists. Exiting.
Does anyone know what causes this error?
Stacy Gaddy
Applied Technology Solutions
gaddyms at atscorporation.com

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