[Samba] Win2k Master Browser believes Linux box is master browser
mark.cooke at twentyfive.co.uk
Tue Jul 18 08:14:25 GMT 2006
Cheers This has seems to fix the problem.
On 17 Jul 2006, at 16:26, Nanni X wrote:
> Hi Mark,
> I think you should set the "os level" directive to a low value
> ( try 5 or 10). This directive instructs smb to have a "low
> profile" during the election of a new master browser.
> Then add a line:
> preferred master = NO
> This line prevents the samba box to start a new election
> Instead, when I set up a samba PDC I use values like 200+ and
> "preferred master = YES" to be "sure" (is it possible to be sure
> when you play with windoze? ;-) ) the samba box becomes a master
> Perhaps the directive left open, without a value can be assumed as
> an high value. Really I don't know.
> Let me know
> hope this helps
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