[Samba] please help me.

azeem ahmad azeem484 at hotmail.com
Mon May 31 20:45:40 GMT 2004

if i remove the rule for transparent redirection from my firewall script 
then it works well. what can be the connection of transparent redirection 
with samba

please help me out. i m in a grate trouble. the detailed problem is below


>From: "azeem ahmad" <azeem484 at hotmail.com>
>To: samba at lists.samba.org
>Subject: [Samba] iptables and samba
>Date: Thu, 27 May 2004 21:02:44 +0000
>i m using the script below
>iptables -F
>iptables -t nat -F
>iptables -P INPUT DROP
>iptables -A INPUT -m state --state ESTABLISHED,RELATED -j ACCEPT
>iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -p tcp --dport 8080 -j ACCEPT
>iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -p tcp --dport 22   -j ACCEPT
>iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -p tcp --dport 53   -j ACCEPT
>iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -p udp --dport 53   -j ACCEPT
>iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -p udp --dport 137  -j ACCEPT
>iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -p udp --dport 138  -j ACCEPT
>iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -p tcp --dport 139  -j ACCEPT
>i have two shares on samba server "Soft and linux" in these shares there 
>are many folders. whenever i run the above script and then i open the share 
>it takes atleast 4  minutes to open the share. but it doesnt take time 
>while browsing inside share.
>mean there is a folder on soft share like soft/adobe/acrobat/acrobat6
>when i double click on soft it takes atleast 4 minutes but after that when 
>i click on adobe then acrobat then acrobat6 it takes now time it just 
>browse them normally. same problem is with the other share named linux.
>but if i dont run this script then all shares work fine with no delay
>this problem only occures first time. mean when i browse the share next 
>time it doesnt occur

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