[Samba] Re: Re: setting up Samba server as a PDC

Doug VanLeuven roamdad at sonic.net
Fri Jul 7 18:14:26 GMT 2006

Eric Evans wrote:
> I'm STILL having difficulty getting my PC client to connect to the 
> domain.  I've got the IP address of the Samba server entered into the 
> list of WINS servers in the network control panel on the client 
> machine.  And I've got a machine account set up for the client machine 
> (with a $ sign at the end of the machine name) in /etc/passwd and 
> smbpasswd on the Samba server.  I'm still getting "network path not 
> found" when I try to connect to the domain on the PC.
>> Hi Eric, why not start by posting your smb.conf?
> OK, here it is:
> [global]
>         netbios name = pleiades
>         workgroup = PLAB
>         domain logons = yes
>         socket address =

I'd take this out.  This is a fine tuning option for
complicated setups.
If you have multiple interfaces and
you want to listen on just one, try "interfaces = "

>         socket options = TCP_NODELAY

I'd take this out as well.  It's the default.

Regards, Doug

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