[Samba] Windows 2008 Standard SP2 cannot access samba share by hostname but ok with IP
rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Thu Oct 10 08:46:59 MDT 2013
On 10/10/13 15:31, Jerome Yanga wrote:
> Here are the info that you have requested. I had to change the names
> a bit. :)
> The two issues that I am having are as follows:
> 01) Windows 2008 Standard servers cannot access the samba shares via
> the hostname.
> 02) The popup window "Error 0x80070021: The process cannot access
> the file because another process has locked the portion of the file"
> is encountered whenever a file is copied into the share.
> OS: RHEL 6.4 (32 bit)
> Samba version 4.0.0-55
> workgroup = TEST
> realm = SAMPLE.COM <http://SAMPLE.COM>
> netbios aliases = SAMBA1, SAMBA2
> server string = Samba Server Version %v
> security = DOMAIN
> map to guest = Bad Uid
> username map = /etc/samba/user_map
> syslog = 2
> log file = /var/log/samba/samba.log
> max log size = 50000
> deadtime = 5
> max smbd processes = 300
> socket options = SO_RCVBUF=32767 SO_SNDBUF=32767 TCP_NODELAY
> IPTOS_LOWDELAY IPTOS_THROUGHPUT
> load printers = No
> printcap name = /dev/null
> disable spoolss = Yes
> show add printer wizard = No
> os level = 1
> local master = No
> browse list = No
> wins server = 10.1.1.1
> host msdfs = No
> idmap config * : backend = tdb
> printing = bsd
> cups options = raw
> print command = lpr -r -P'%p' %s
> lpq command = lpq -P'%p'
> lprm command = lprm -P'%p' %j
> oplocks = No
> level2 oplocks = No
> path = /net/server1/nfs_share1
> read only = No
> On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 7:14 AM, Rowland Penny
> <rowlandpenny at googlemail.com <mailto:rowlandpenny at googlemail.com>> wrote:
> On 10/10/13 15:02, Jerome Yanga wrote:
>> NetBIOS is set to Default.
>> The DNS works on the Windows 2008 server. I can ping the
>> hostname of my RHEL machine from the windows server.
>> On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 2:40 AM, Rowland Penny
>> <rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
>> <mailto:rowlandpenny at googlemail.com>> wrote:
>> On 09/10/13 18:04, Jerome Yanga wrote:
>> Has anyone seen this situation?
>> My Windows 2008 Standard SP2 x86_64 cannot access my
>> samba share using
>> \\<hostname> but connects properly when connecting to it by
>> This sounds like a DNS problem, can you ping <hostname> from
>> the windows 2008 server ?
> OK, what version of samba are you using on your RHEL machine ? and
> could you please post your smb.conf.
OK, try changing 'security = DOMAIN' to 'security = ADS' and remove the
'socket options' line, join the machine to the domain and try again.
From my reading of man smb.conf 'security = DOMAIN' only works against
a NT domain.
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