[Samba] (SOLVED) Runnung samba4 as classic domain controller, win7 thinks it is AD

Helmut Hullen Hullen at t-online.de
Sun Dec 7 05:22:00 MST 2014

Hallo, Michael,

Du meintest am 07.12.14:

> My nmbd process hasn't been restarted for a very long time,
> even if I stopped and restarted samba multiple times.  It
> looks like a prob in the startup script or in samba handling
> of pidfiles or something -- because `stop' action is unable
> to find a running "old" nmbd (and there's no pidfile of it),
> and new nmbd can't be started because it can't bind to the
> sokets.  nmbd logfile is empty for a long time too.

I use

        pgrep -l nmbd

for such problems.

And then

        killall nmbd
        (under real linux ...)

Viele Gruesse!

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