[Samba] Samba 4 problems

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Thu Dec 18 11:27:05 MST 2014

On 18/12/14 18:09, Brett Wynkoop wrote:
> On Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:49:28 -0800
> Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> wrote:
>          winbind trusted domains only = yes
>>>          server services = rpc, nbt, wrepl, ldap, cldap, kdc, drepl,
>>> winbind,  nt p_signd, kcc, smb
>> Remove 'smb' from this line. In fact, remove this line
>> completely. Where did you find docs telling you to add
>> this to the smb.conf ?
> I am not sure where that came from.  The install was from FreeBSD ports
> and much to my surprise it did not install a sample smb4.conf file, so
> I went casting about the internet and came up with what I posted here,
> but I do not remember where I found this.
> Removing the line above produced a totally non-working samba install:
> ivory:~ wynkoop$ smbclient -L sambahost
> Error connecting to X.X.X.X (Connection refused)
> Connection to sambahost failed (Error NT_STATUS_CONNECTION_REFUSED)
> ivory:~ wynkoop$
> -Brett
AH, light is dawning, with samba 4 you don't get a smb.conf until you 
provision an active directory domain, you can however run samba4 in 
classic mode somewhat similar to samba2 or 3, only some of the 
parameters will have changed. See the wiki, all of the info is in there.


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