[Samba] smb ports feedback

FitzGerald, AJ AFitzgerald at FiveMileCapital.com
Fri Apr 22 20:15:52 GMT 2005

So that is were the getpeername's have been coming from.  I have been
trying to find a way to get rid of those and find what was generating
them.  But it appears we have a conflict where it will impact SP1 or
not.  As we have not updated to SP2 that could be a potential problem
for us.

AJ FitzGerald
Five Mile Capital
Phone: 203-905-0929 

-----Original Message-----
From: Dimitri Yioulos [mailto:dyioulos at firstbhph.com] 
Sent: Friday, April 22, 2005 4:11 PM
To: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] smb ports feedback [faked-from][heur]

On Friday April 22 2005 4:01 pm, Alan Munday wrote:
> Having read a few posts recently I thought I would do some testing.
> Given XP's use of 445 and that I have a couple of networks where they
> have XP clients, I thought I would try setting smb ports to 445 only
> than that suggested of just specifying 139.
> This has worked well for XP clients with SP2.
> However SP1, and presumably pre-SP1 clients, lose all sight of the NBT
> network. Indeed they report an RPC error on start-up.
> Alan

Hmmm.  I also configured "smb ports = 445".  That has gotten rid of
annoying "getpeername failed" errors, and my mix of XP SP1 and SP2
have had no problems.

Is there a "correct" or "preferred" setting, or is just "whatever

To unsubscribe from this list go to the following URL and read the
instructions:  https://lists.samba.org/mailman/listinfo/samba

None of the information contained in this email message constitutes or should be construed as investment advice or as an offer to sell or as a solicitation of an offer to buy any security.  

The information contained in the e-mail message is intended for the exclusive use of its intended addressee and may contain confidential or proprietary information.  If you received this transmission in error, please notify the sender by reply e-mail and delete the message and any attachments.  Any use, disclosure, or distribution of any part of this message by any unintended recipient is strictly prohibited.

More information about the samba mailing list