9.0, Samba and two NICs

Da Rock freebsd-questions at herveybayaustralia.com.au
Fri Feb 24 14:50:35 UTC 2012

On 02/24/12 21:39, Ronny Mandal wrote:
> Hi!
> I have been running Samba on FreeBSD 9.0 with a wireless card. A share
> is connected to my W7 computer. To get more speed between the
> computers, I decided to activate the 1GBit- Ethernet on the FreeBSD
> and establish a direct connection (cross-link) to the W7. I gave the
> new connection a static IP/subnet: for the FreeBSD
> and for the W7. SSH works fine, however Samba is
> utilizing the wireless card.
> My smb.conf looks something like this:
> ..
> ;The 192-address is the wireless, ath0. is age0
> interfaces =
> bind interfaces only = yes
> ; the two latter is the IPs of the W7
> hosts allow =
> If I remove the 192* in the hosts allow, my W7 looses access via smb.
> netstat tells me that it is listening to both interfaces.
> What might be wrong?
What address is the w7 using?

If it is using 192.X, that could be the problem. That or some 
variation... such as the w7 using wireless and 192.x?

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