[Samba] local master browser
Rashid N. Achilov
achilov-rn at askd.ru
Wed Feb 28 07:08:52 GMT 2007
On Wednesday 28 February 2007 11:21, "Rahul Tidke" wrote:
> Feb 28 09:16:10 espl nmbd: process_local_master_announce: Server
> VINAY at IP 192.168.10.50 is announcing itself as a local master browser for
> workgroup EXCELIZE and we think we are master. Forcing election.
Server VINAY powered on. Their version of Windows announce itself as local
master browser and election of local master browser started.
> Feb 28 09:16:10 espl nmbd: Samba name server ESPL has stopped being
> a local master browser for workgroup EXCELIZE on subnet 192.168.10.254
Previous local master browser ESPL temporarly stopped due of election
> Feb 28 09:16:27 espl nmbd: Samba name server ESPL is now a local
> master browser for workgroup EXCELIZE on subnet 192.168.10.254
Server ESPL won election and now local master browser.
You should read Samba documentation about 'browsing': what it implemented,
what is elections, when it startedd. etc. To prevent these try to include in
local master = yes
preferred master = yes
os level = 255
With Best Regards.
Rashid N. Achilov (RNA1-RIPE), Web: http://www.askd.ru/~shelton
OOO "ACK" telecommunications administrator, e-mail: achilov-rn [at] askd.ru
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