[Samba] Samba 188.8.131.52 w/AD Support on AIX 6.1 - Error w/Authentication
ambi at samba.org
Thu Feb 16 10:13:59 MST 2012
On 02/14/2012 04:20 PM, ejp wrote:
>>>> [2012/02/13 11:48:43, 2] lib/interface.c:341(add_interface)
>>>> added interface en4 ip=184.108.40.206 bcast=220.127.116.11 netmask=
>>>> [2012/02/13 11:48:43, 2] nmbd/nmbd.c:280(reload_interfaces)
>>>> Found new interface 18.104.22.168
>>>> [2012/02/13 11:48:43, 0] lib/util_sock.c:664(open_socket_in)
>>>> bind failed on port 137 socket_addr = 22.214.171.124.
>>>> Error = Can't assign requested address
>>>> Interface 126.96.36.199 is not a defined or valid addr for us. Where is
>>>> coming from? Can't ping it and nslookup fails.
>>> 188.8.131.52 is detected as broadcast address of en4 with 184.108.40.206.
>>> Maybe the broadcast address is not correctly configured for the NIC?
>>> Please check your network settings.
>> # ifconfig -a
>> inet 220.127.116.11 netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast 18.104.22.168
>> tcp_sendspace 262144 tcp_recvspace 262144 rfc1323 1
>> It's not using the broadcast address defined, 22.214.171.124. Is it
>> calculating the .191 addr somehow? Either way it's not using the right
>> one. netmask= is not populated either. Perhaps a bug?
Seems that either AIX does not report it correctly to Samba or Samba is
making a mistake parsing the infos from AIX.
What you could try to do is specifying the interfaces explicitly in
smb.conf including the netmask, e.g.
bind interfaces only = yes
interfaces = 126.96.36.199/24
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