Bug 392821 - samba init script does not start nmbd daemon
samba init script does not start nmbd daemon
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: samba (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nils Philippsen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-11-20 13:50 EST by adam williams
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-11-22 17:30:41 EST
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Description adam williams 2007-11-20 13:50:21 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 5.1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; InfoPath.1; .NET CLR 3.0.04506.30)

Description of problem:
/etc/rc.d/init.d/smb start does not start the nmbd daemon which is used by samba for WINS resolution of host names.  So Windows clients can not connect to samba primary domain controllers that use wins support = yes in /etc/samba/smb.conf

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
[root@missioncontrol ~]# rpm -qa|grep samba
[root@missioncontrol ~]# /etc/rc.d/init.d/smb start
Starting SMB services:                                     [  OK  ]
[root@missioncontrol ~]# ps ax|grep nmb
22018 pts/0    S+     0:00 grep nmb
[root@missioncontrol ~]# cat /etc/rc.d/init.d/smb |grep nmb
[root@missioncontrol ~]#
[root@missioncontrol ~]# nmblookup -M NOTWISE-LABS
added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
querying NOTWISE-LABS on
querying NOTWISE-LABS on
name_query failed to find name NOTWISE-LABS#1d
[root@missioncontrol ~]# cat /etc/samba/smb.conf|grep NOTWISE-LABS
   workgroup = NOTWISE-LABS
[root@missioncontrol ~]# rpm -qf /usr/bin/nmblookup
[root@missioncontrol ~]# /usr/sbin/nmbd -D
[root@missioncontrol ~]# ps ax|grep nmbd
22260 ?        Ss     0:00 nmbd -D
22261 ?        S      0:00 nmbd -D
[root@missioncontrol ~]# nmblookup -M NOTWISE-LABS
added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
querying NOTWISE-LABS on
Got a positive name query response from ( ) NOTWISE-LABS<1d>

Actual Results:
WINS reslution does not work unless nmbd -D is started manually because it is not in the init script even though the command to start nmbd was in previous versions of the samba init script.

Expected Results:
nmbd -D should be included to start in /etc/rc.d/init.d/smb start

Additional info:
[root@missioncontrol ~]# cat /etc/redhat-release
Fedora release 8 (Werewolf)
[root@missioncontrol ~]# free -ot
             total       used       free     shared    buffers     cached
Mem:        254308     218844      35464          0      26172      78204
Swap:       136512      43964      92548
Total:      390820     262808     128012
[root@missioncontrol ~]# cat /proc/cpuinfo
processor       : 0
vendor_id       : GenuineIntel
cpu family      : 6
model           : 8
model name      : Pentium III (Coppermine)
stepping        : 6
cpu MHz         : 935.481
cache size      : 256 KB
fdiv_bug        : no
hlt_bug         : no
f00f_bug        : no
coma_bug        : no
fpu             : yes
fpu_exception   : yes
cpuid level     : 2
wp              : yes
flags           : fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 mmx fxsr sse up
bogomips        : 1871.83
clflush size    : 32

[root@missioncontrol ~]# df -h
Filesystem            Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/sda2              19G   14G  3.8G  80% /
none                  125M     0  125M   0% /dev/shm
/dev/sdb1              19G   18G  7.0M 100% /mnt/hdb1
/dev/sdc1             9.3G  7.0G  1.9G  80% /home/kameleon
//adam/c               29G   29G  131M 100% /home/adam/c
                      3.2G  3.2G     0 100% /mnt/cdrom
//         75G   53G   22G  71% /home/adam/d
Comment 1 Simo Sorce 2007-11-22 17:30:41 EST
the init script for nmbd is /etc/init.d/nmb

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