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fileshare appliance not sharing

ryan_36066's picture

Hello again all i finally got around to setting up a tkl appliance on my proxmox 2 server the appliance in question is a fileshare server.  However i do not see it in windows networking not really proficient with troubleshooting windows networking so alas i am forced to post here. Howwever i do not think it is a window issue but instead tkl hope it is something simple i missed? samba seems to start fine but i get lots of errors in the other samba related logs see below.

Error in samba.log

[2012/03/23 19:14:13,  0] printing/print_cups.c:103(cups_connect)
  Unable to connect to CUPS server localhost:631 - Connection refused
[2012/03/23 19:14:13,  0] smbd/server.c:1115(main)
  standard input is not a socket, assuming -D option

Error in log.nmbd

[2012/03/23 19:14:33,  0] nmbd/nmbd_packets.c:1072(process_browse_packet)
  process_browse_packet: Discarding datagram from IP 127.0.0.2. Source name FILESERVER<00> is one of our names !
[2012/03/23 19:14:33,  0] nmbd/nmbd_packets.c:1072(process_browse_packet)
  process_browse_packet: Discarding datagram from IP 192.168.1.202. Source name FILESERVER<00> is one of our names !
[2012/03/23 19:14:35,  0] nmbd/nmbd_packets.c:1072(process_browse_packet)
  process_browse_packet: Discarding datagram from IP 127.0.0.2. Source name FILESERVER<00> is one of our names !
[2012/03/23 19:14:35,  0] nmbd/nmbd_packets.c:1072(process_browse_packet)
  process_browse_packet: Discarding datagram from IP 192.168.1.202. Source name FILESERVER<00> is one of our names !

...snip

[2012/03/23 19:14:46,  0] nmbd/nmbd_become_lmb.c:395(become_local_master_stage2)
  *****

  Samba name server FILESERVER is now a local master browser for workgroup WORKGROUP on subnet 127.0.0.2

  *****
[2012/03/23 19:14:46,  0] nmbd/nmbd_become_lmb.c:395(become_local_master_stage2)
  *****

  Samba name server FILESERVER is now a local master browser for workgroup WORKGROUP on subnet 192.168.1.202

  *****
[2012/03/23 19:14:56,  0] nmbd/nmbd_packets.c:1072(process_browse_packet)
  process_browse_packet: Discarding datagram from IP 127.0.0.2. Source name FILESERVER<00> is one of our names !
[2012/03/23 19:14:56,  0] nmbd/nmbd_packets.c:1072(process_browse_packet)
  process_browse_packet: Discarding datagram from IP 192.168.1.202. Source name FILESERVER<00> is one of our names !

...snip...


[2012/03/23 19:14:57,  0] nmbd/nmbd_browsesync.c:350(find_domain_master_name_query_fail)
  find_domain_master_name_query_fail:
  Unable to find the Domain Master Browser name WORKGROUP<1b> for the workgroup WORKGROUP.
  Unable to sync browse lists in this workgroup.
[2012/03/23 19:14:57,  0] nmbd/nmbd_browsesync.c:350(find_domain_master_name_query_fail)
  find_domain_master_name_query_fail:
  Unable to find the Domain Master Browser name WORKGROUP<1b> for the workgroup WORKGROUP.
  Unable to sync browse lists in this workgroup.

Jeremy Davis's picture

Have you tried browsing to the fileserver?

Just use the IP of the appliance in the same way you would browse straight to a Win computer (ie \\<ipaddress>\).

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