[Samba] samba3: need to wait 3 minutes before login

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Tue Sep 9 17:43:15 GMT 2003

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On Tue, 9 Sep 2003, Livius Penter wrote:

> Hi,
> at our local computer pool in the school we've a samba3
> server and about 40 winnt-4.0 workstations. the main
> problem is, that the workstations have to wait for
> about 3 minutes after they started, before a user can
> login. in other words: the computer starts and if you
> try to login then immediatly you'll get "domain manos
> not available" or something like this. but if you wait
> approximatly 3 minutes you are able to login successfully.
> does anyone know about this problem and how we could solve
> it ?

Sounds like a name resolution timeout issues.  Get a network trace
and see what the client is doing.  

cheers, jerry
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