[Samba] smbtree Error NT_STATUS_HOST_UNREACHABLE
frankish at dubai.oilfield.slb.com
Sat Feb 7 08:12:36 GMT 2009
At 20:57 06-02-09, you wrote:
>On Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 11:26 AM, John Frankish
><frankish at dubai.oilfield.slb.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I've been running samba on a linux machine (dslkayak) to share a folder and
> > a printer with several windows machines on a home network for a couple of
> > years without problems.
> > I've recently added a second linux machine (ps3ydl) to the network, but I
> > cannot access it from any other machines on the network even though it can
> > access the other network shares.
> > There error I get is:
> > cli_start_connection: failed to connect to PS3YDL<20> (0.0.0.0). Error
> > NT_STATUS_HOST_UNREACHABLE
> > even though I can ping to ps3ydl.
>Not at 0.0.0.0 this indicates a name resolution problem.
OK, but "ping ps3ydl" works - could you give me some pointers on
where to look if samba cannot resolve the name?
Thanks - John
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