[Gllug] Still not very good at Samba - setting the hostname

Tom Schutzer-Weissmann TSCHUTZER-WEISSMANN at ofsted.gov.uk
Thu Feb 12 16:01:28 UTC 2004

Hello Xander

> If you do a /etc/rc.d/init.d/smb restart

> do both processes restart?

> nmb is the netbios naming daemon and if there is a problem in the 
> configuration file then it can occasionally fail on start up.

Aha - no. Normally it does and I get log.smbd and log.nmbd in /var/spool/samba. I started nmbd manually, and get the log file is full of errors like
 " response packet id 8934 received with no matching record."

Looks like I'm on the track of something.
Tom SW

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