[CentOS] Re: Performance problem with CentOs 4.4 Samba

Mon Mar 26 15:08:10 UTC 2007
Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com>

On Mon, 26 Mar 2007 07:28:26 -0400, Jim Perrin wrote:
> Make sure you have all the proper ports open in your firewall as well.
> 137-139, and 445. If you don't have them all, samba will fall back to smb
> instead of cifs, and it'll be slower.

This is new(s) to me.  Could you give me a pointer for this?  Without
realizing this, I closed some ports on certain samba servers to prevent
annoying log entries.