[Samba] Samba server doesn't announce itself.

Mark Sarria marksarria at socal.rr.com
Tue Sep 27 03:47:45 GMT 2005

NetBIOS name, check your smb.conf on the second server, or post your 
smb.conf so we may see what is missing.

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Sent: Monday, September 26, 2005 1:41 PM
Subject: [Samba] Samba server doesn't announce itself.

> Hi
> I'm running two Samba Servers on the same network.
> One if the servers announces itself correctly, and I can see it
> as a member of the "AtHome" workgroup from a Windows Box.
> I set up a second server on the same network, but that
> box does not appear to announce itself. If I added the
> second server to the PC's hosts file, I can access it
> by entering \\ServerName in explorer. However, it does
> not show up when I browse the Windows Networks.
> What settings control how and when a server announces it's name?
> How can I best diagnose the problem?
> Thanks!
> Robert Ernst
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