[Samba] Server not responding after Samba upgrade

Dusan Djordjevic dj.dule at beotel.yu
Mon Oct 4 18:27:44 GMT 2004

On Monday 04 October 2004 16:10, David Ferreira wrote:
> Dusan Djordjevic wrote:
> >>did you have on your smb.conf any of this parameters?
> >>dns proxy
> >>wins proxy
> >>wins server
> >>wins support
> >
> >I have plain workgroup. For testing purposes, I have samba on
> >problematic server and only one Win XP client (not SP2). I also use
> > my laptop with linux for testing.
> >
> >Logs do not show anything problematic. Everything works fine. When I
> > try to resolve some other machine name from that problematic
> > server, it works. No firewalls or anything similar. Nothing of that
> > settings up there. In browse list, in /var/cache/samba/browse.dat
> > nmbd writes name of workgroup and server itself, but it cannot
> > resolve its own name. winbind is not running, i do not need it in
> > workgroup.
> Have you tried adding  "use sendfile = no" in your smb.conf? have you
> added wins in /etc/nsswitch.conf in section "hosts:"?

I think i found a problem. Since I run samba on virtual interface, i use 

interfaces =
bind interfaces only = Yes
socket address =

When I disable socket address, everything works normally.

Eng. Dusan Djordjevic (RHCE)

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