Couldn't open status file /var/lock/samba/STATUS....LCK

Couldn't open status file /var/lock/samba/STATUS....LCK

Post by swimme » Sat, 07 Oct 2000 04:00:00



I am attempting to set up a Linux/Windows network and when I try to test if
samba is working with the command "smbstatus " I get the following response:
" Couldn't open status file /var/lock/samba/STATUS....LCK "
What am I doing incorrect???
Steven A. Wimmer

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Couldn't open status file /var/lock/samba/STATUS....LCK

Post by Tomasz Grazk » Tue, 10 Oct 2000 04:00:00



> I am attempting to set up a Linux/Windows network and when I try to test if
> samba is working with the command "smbstatus " I get the following response:
> " Couldn't open status file /var/lock/samba/STATUS....LCK "
> What am I doing incorrect???
> Steven A. Wimmer

first try to: smbclient -L your_host
then: smbclient