[Samba] Kodi crashes when trying to browse network

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Nov 2 08:26:45 UTC 2018

On Fri, 2 Nov 2018 08:33:56 +0100
"L.P.H. van Belle via samba" <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Hai, 
> I think he also forgot to mention this part of kodi and smbclient.
> ( the default of kodi its smbclient  ) 
> .smb/smb.conf
> [global]
>         lock directory = /home/username/.kodi/.smb/
>         name resolve order = bcast host
>         include = /home/username/.kodi/.smb/user.conf
> I suggest, he needs to add the needed smbclient -mSMB1 into the
> user.conf of kodi. At least he should try it witout the bcast in name
> resolv oder. This looks a bit like the NMBD broadcast bug.

Ah, I think I understand this a bit better now. Kodi runs smbclient
from a GUI. Can you get to a CLI on Kodi ? If so, running smbclient
directly may give more info.


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