[Samba] Why does the server want to connect to a client

Marc Muehlfeld Marc.Muehlfeld at medizinische-genetik.de
Mon Nov 24 08:19:26 GMT 2008

Gerald (Jerry) Carter schrieb:
> It's how MS designed the WINdows print notification mechanism.
> Set your firewall to reject instead of drop those packets.

But why does this only happen on 5 of 100 clients? On all the windows
firewall is activated, that drop incomming connections to the local
file/print sharing service (is it possible to reject with the windows
firewall?), but only on this ones the problem appears.


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