[Samba] Getting rid of old network

Josh Kelley joshkel at gmail.com
Sat Jul 28 12:34:32 GMT 2007

On 7/27/07, Anders Norrbring <lists at norrbring.se> wrote:
> Nope.. That didn't do it.. nmbd still tries to query the non-existant
> network;
> [2007/07/27 07:06:27, 0]
> nmbd/nmbd_browsesync.c:get_domain_master_name_node_status_fail(488)
>    get_domain_master_name_node_status_fail:
>    Doing a node status request to the domain master browser at IP
> failed.
>    Cannot get workgroup name.
> It must be cached somewhere in a Samba binary file.. And it must be
> possible to clean it out, but I can't find how..

Based on the TDB list at
http://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Frequently_Asked_Questions, I'd guess
that the information is kept in wins.tdb, which is probably in
/var/lib/samba or /var/cache/samba depending on your setup.

Josh Kelley

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