[Samba] samba 4.4rcx WINS nsswitch module
mueller at tropenklinik.de
Tue Mar 22 09:07:45 UTC 2016
If you need an old fashioned wins server just acting as an microsoft wins server with push and pull
I did run it for years without any issue.
EDV Daniel Müller
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eMail: mueller at tropenklinik.de
Von: L.P.H. van Belle [mailto:belle at bazuin.nl]
Gesendet: Dienstag, 22. März 2016 09:43
An: samba at lists.samba.org
Betreff: Re: [Samba] samba 4.4rcx WINS nsswitch module
Just a suggestion.
Look for wins...
And you see that "wins" is not supported anymore in nsswitch.conf
> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: samba [mailto:samba-bounces at lists.samba.org] Namens Rowland penny
> Verzonden: dinsdag 22 maart 2016 9:13
> Aan: samba at lists.samba.org
> Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] samba 4.4rcx WINS nsswitch module
> On 22/03/16 07:56, bar???? tombul wrote:
> > WINS nsswitch module
> > --------------------
> > The WINS nsswitch module has been rewritten to address memory issues
> > and
> > simplify the code. The module now uses libwbclient to do WINS queries.
> > means that winbind needs to be running in order to resolve WINS
> > names
> > the nss_wins module. This does not affect smbd.
> > my problem:
> > old versions >> ping google.com >> PING google.com (220.127.116.11)
> > 56(84) bytes of data.
> > samba 4.4.rcx >> ping google.com >> Segmentation fault
> > I found the problem..
> > /etc/nsswitch.conf
> > edit:
> > #hosts: files wins dns
> > hosts: files dns
> > ""wins"" delete it works .. but it works in older versions...
> > best regards
> Sorry, but for me on 4.4.0rc5, having 'wins' in the hosts line has no
> affect, it still works:
> ping -c1 google.com
> PING google.com (18.104.22.168) 56(84) bytes of data.
> 64 bytes from 22.214.171.124: icmp_seq=1 ttl=56 time=10.4 ms
> --- google.com ping statistics ---
> 1 packets transmitted, 1 received, 0% packet loss, time 0ms rtt
> min/avg/max/mdev = 10.401/10.401/10.401/0.000 ms
> What it does say (well, to me), is that you probably don't need to be
> using 'wins' anyway. You are getting dns resolved without wins, unless
> it doesn't work for your internal network. It may help if you were
> tell us how you are running Samba.
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