[Samba] 4.1.5, spoolss_connect_to_client and negotiated protocol

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Mar 6 15:15:24 MST 2014

On Wed, 2014-03-05 at 12:42 +0100, Thomas Bork wrote:
> Am 05.03.2014 04:20, schrieb Andrew Bartlett:
> > We don't change defaults during a release stream, so no, this is only
> > for 4.2.
> Thanks for the answer. Can you comment this?:
> In smb.conf:
>   max protocol = SMB3
>   client max protocol = SMB3
> log.smbd:
> spoolss_connect_to_client: machine X didn't negotiate NT protocol.
> Is it possible that for '*max protocol = SMB3' in smb.conf a higher 
> protocol will be negotiated with modern clients and thats why the 
> message in smbd.log is printed?
> If the answer is yes:
> Shouldn't spoolss_connect_to_client be changed?

Yes, it may need to be changed in GIT master now we have SMB2 support in
the DCE/RPC client.  I don't know what older versions have that working
however, I think it's only in master.

Metze/David:  Can you comment on this please?


Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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