[Samba] Windows 7 can't see Pi Samba server
rpenny at samba.org
Sun Dec 13 09:59:31 UTC 2015
On 13/12/15 09:36, DavidA wrote:
> Here's some more info about my problem:
> log.nmbd contains:
> Samba name server RPHS is now a local master browser for workgroup
> HOME on subnet 192.168.2.8
> [2015/12/12 20:48:19.709456, 0]
> Unable to find the Domain Master Browser name HOME<1b> for the
> workgroup HOME.
> Unable to sync browse lists in this workgroup.
> [2015/12/12 20:48:28.490472, 0]
> process_local_master_announce: Server BELSIE-PC at IP 192.168.2.5 is
> announcing itself as a local master browser for workgroup HOME and we
> think we are master. Forcing election.
> [2015/12/12 20:48:28.491628, 0]
> Samba name server RPHS has stopped being a local master browser for
> workgroup HOME on subnet 192.168.2.8
> RPHS is the rpi. BELSIE-PC is the pc which does not show the rpi.
> The Domain Master Browser seems to change frequently. Is this
> Best regards
No, it isn't significant, the elections go on all the time.
As you can browse from one windows 7 client, but not from the other,
this tends to suggest that the Samba machine is working correctly. You
need to compare the two windows 7 machines, there must be a difference
between them, I am fairly sure that this is a windows problem.
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