[Samba] Samba server visibility

Larry Weldon larry at welcoin.com
Sat Jan 17 20:54:56 GMT 2009

On Sat, 2009-01-17 at 08:39 -0700, Ashley M. Kirchner wrote:
>     I've combed our DNS servers, I've checked the PeeCees, nothing tells 
> me that there's a pointer anywhere that resolves the (Samba) server 
> name.  So, what am I missing here?

ps ax | grep mbd

should report at least one occurrence of smbd and one of nmbd, the name

If the name daemon isn't running it won't resolve host names - has
nothing to do with DNS.


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