Saturday, October 29, 2011

Linux SMB not showing up in Network Neighborhood

I recently had a problem with my Linux SMB server where it was not showing up in the Windows Networking. It caused a lot of problems with my Smart Televisions and Windows 7 Machines. Here is how I fixed this problems.

Best to kick the services
/etc/init.d/smbd restart
/etc/init.d/nmbd restart
If that doesn't work check to make sure that the firewall didn't get enabled. Check your smb.conf files as well. Good luck.

Raspberry Pi Zero W - Wireless Configuation

create the file under "boot" folder wpa_supplicant.conf country=GB ctrl_interface=DIR=/var/run/wpa_supplicant GROUP=netdev u...