[Samba] smbd server panics, client says connection refused

Rajalaxmi Angadi rajalaxmi.angadi at gmail.com
Fri Nov 3 13:37:58 GMT 2006

Samba server starts but when I start smbclient it panics and aborts
and even the client gives error saying connection refused.

can someone help me.

Samba Server
smbd -i -s /rrr/usr/local/lib/smb.conf
smbd version 3.0.21c started.
Copyright Andrew Tridgell and the Samba Team 1992-2006
INTERNAL ERROR: Signal 11 in pid 591200273 (3.0.21c)
Please read the Trouble-Shooting section of the Samba3-HOWTO
From: http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/Samba3-HOWTO.pdf
*PANIC: internal error


./smbclient  -p 1200 -L

Domain=[LINUX] OS=[Unix] Server=[Samba 3.0.21c]

        Sharename       Type      Comment
        ---------       ----      -------
        holy            Disk      Home Directories
        IPC$            IPC       IPC Service (Samba 3.0.21c)
        ADMIN$          IPC       IPC Service (Samba 3.0.21c)
*Error connecting to (Connection refused)
*Connection to failed
NetBIOS over TCP disabled -- no workgroup available


My smb.conf file is as follows:


interfaces =

#lock directory = /rrr/usr/local/var/locks
#private dir = /rrr/usr/local/private
#pid directory = /rrr/usr/local/var/
workgroup = linux
netbios name = rrr
#log file = /rrr/usr/local/log
#add share command = /rrr/usr/local/
#password file = /rrr/usr/local/passwd
smb ports = 1400 1200
guest account = opensrc.rrr

#hosts allow =
security = share
guest ok = yes

guest only = yes

     path =  /rrr/usr

   comment = Home Directories
      browseable = yes
      read only = no
        guest ok = yes


Thanks :)

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