[Samba] Unreliable connection to Samba PDC - Connections get lost, Roaming Profiles do not sync, Files can't be written, etc..
ciampix at libero.it
Wed Mar 30 14:43:37 MDT 2011
On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 11:21:13PM +0300, Tom H. Lautenbacher wrote:
> Hello all!
> I am having severe problems with my Samba PDC.
> 1. My Roaming profile in 3 out of 10 times does not get synchronized
> 2. When I edit a document (e.g. word .docx) which is located on a
> 3. Sometimes the connection to the PDC get's lost in the middle of a
> What I have tried:
> 1. Changed TP-Cable between client and server
> 2. Changed Network Switch between client and server (and switched
> from 100MBit to Gigabit)
> 3. Upgraded Samba to the (then) newest version, which was 1 year
> newer than the previous one
> 4. Re-added the client to the domain
and....? What is missing here?????
5. change (probably broken) network adapter and/or motherboard (interrupt or DMA controllers else
run iperf or nuttcp
apt-get install iperf
apt-get install nuttcp
6. an don't forget to try memtest86+ on both sides...
> Nothing helped... ;-(
> What is going on here?
> The client that connects to the PDC is Windows 7, 64bit
> ANY ideas, hints, approaches are HIGHLY APPRECIATED!!
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