[Shorewall-users] Shorewall 1.3->1.4 Samba Disconnect Problem

Tom Eastep teastep at shorewall.net
Tue Jun 17 21:27:29 PDT 2003

On Mon, 2003-06-09 at 13:07, Stefan Drees wrote:
> Yes, my samba server runs as domain controller. At login the samba share
> are connected via netlogon script. After ?? min. the connection get lost.
> I noticed these, because my E-Mail PST-File is saved on one of the shares.
> I try then 4-6 times to reconnect, before it is working again, for a little
> time.
> The problem exists also for connections over the firewall.
> Workstation connecting to shares on W2K Server in DMZ Zone.
> I think the problem is the background reconnect to the shares because
> of the W2K problem. For example the W2K workstation couldn´t connect to
> the shares via net use at workgroup logon (error message), but access over
> the windows explorer works. Hope this helps you a little bit.

What error message do you get when the workstation fails to connect via
'net use'?

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