Feature #995

Set NetBIOS default to hostname

Added by Davide Principi over 7 years ago. Updated almost 7 years ago.

Status:CLOSEDStart date:04/04/2012
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:-% Done:

100%

Category:nethserver-samba
Target version:DEV4
Resolution: NEEDINFO:

Description

Samba sets a NetBIOS name according to the current hostname value.

Anyway, setting the database value manually must override the samba default.

E.g.

  # db configuration set smb NetBIOSName MY-NB-NAME
  # signal-event nethserver-samba-save

Related issues

Related to NethServer 6 - Task #949: Samba UI module: enable missing features CLOSED 03/29/2012

Associated revisions

Revision 0867e9ef
Added by Davide Principi over 7 years ago

smb.conf template: setting netbios name to default value hostname. Refs #995 - NetBIOS name defaults to hostname

Removed servername migration fragment - Fixed workgroup name manipulation

History

#1 Updated by Davide Principi over 7 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)
  • % Done changed from 10 to 50

#2 Updated by Davide Principi over 7 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)

#3 Updated by Davide Principi over 7 years ago

Changing the machine hostname can cause problems when acting as PDC. See Changing hostname in the local wiki page.

#4 Updated by Davide Principi over 7 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)

#5 Updated by Davide Principi over 7 years ago

  • Target version changed from DEV3 to DEV4

#6 Updated by Davide Principi over 7 years ago

  • Subject changed from NetBIOS name defaults to hostname to Set NetBIOS default to hostname
  • Status changed from ON_DEV to CLOSED
  • % Done changed from 50 to 100

#8 Updated by Davide Principi almost 7 years ago

  • Project changed from 2 to NethServer 6

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