[Samba] How to enable swat on SuSE10.2 x86_64?

M9. monkey9 at iae.nl
Tue Feb 27 20:14:14 GMT 2007

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Well that was clear enough, i changed the port in the xinetd.d also, but
i am not able to invoke swat.
when trying to call localhost:904 (unassigned port) i get the message:
can not connect to server on localhost 904....

Gary Dale schreef:
> Sorry if that's not clear. You need to edit /etc/services to give SWAT a
> different port number - see man swat and man services for information.
> Change it to an unassigned port.
> M9. wrote:
> Some things are not fine, like swat uses port 901/tcp..
> what if this port allready has been taken?
>>>> omginitialrefs  900/udp    # OMG Initial Refs
>>>> #               Christian Callsen <Christian.Callsen at eng.sun.com>
>>>> swat        901/tcp       # CONFLICT, not official assigned!
>>>> smpnameres      901/tcp    # SMPNAMERES
>>>> smpnameres      901/udp    # SMPNAMERES
> What to do in a case like this?
> M9. schreef:
>>>> Tha manual at the box tells:
>>>> In /etc/inetd.conf you should add a line like this:
>>>>  swat stream tcp nowait.400 root /usr/local/samba/sbin/swat swat
>>>> Should this in this case be:
>>>>  swat stream tcp nowait.400 root /usr/sbin/swat ?
>>>> M9. schreef:
>>>>> Correct, the executable is present there, thnx ;)
>>>>>       Roman Bigler schreef:
>>>>>> Ok, still not completely sure what you mean, but this might help you:
>>>>>> http://us1.samba.org/samba/docs/man/Samba-HOWTO-Collection/SWAT.html#xinetd
>>>>>> The location of the executable is usually /usr/sbin.
>>>>>> On Feb. 27, 2007, at 17:52 , M9. wrote:
>>>>>> Well, to invoke swat, you have to specify its location, this
>>>>>> location i
>>>>>> need to know..
>>>>>> Roman Bigler schreef:
>>>>>>>>> You have to specify which files you mean. We don't have
>>>>>>>>> magic crystal balls, unfortunately.
>>>>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>>>> As a result of not being able to control the shares, (invisible
>>>>>>>>> network), i wanted to enable swat, but the files are not were they
>>>>>>>>> supposed to be....
>>>>>>>>> Can anyone help me?

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Have a nice day,

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