[Samba] Server not responding after Samba upgrade

David Ferreira dferreira at izanet.com
Mon Oct 4 09:54:05 GMT 2004

Dusan Djordjevic wrote:

>>I used to run Samba 2.2.9 on Debian Woody. Yesterday I upgraded it
>>(with all necessary packages) to 3.0.7. Since then, Samba on that
>>server do not respond to netbios queries, only to direct access via
>>IP. Also, when I try to resolv its name using nmblookup, I cannot
>>find it.
>>When I access to server via IP address everything works fine.
>Hi again,
>Yet I did not solved problem. I noticed one thing. Although nmbd is 
>running (it exists as process), swat says it is not running. So most 
>probably problem is with nmbd, but i do not know what to try.
Did you tried to startup manually from command prompt? Just try to run 
as root  nmbd  -D and see what happen.

Good Luck.

David Ferreira

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