Samba SWAT service enters maintenance mode and inetd errors svc:/network/swat:default isn't a regular file
Last updated on JULY 29, 2016
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 10 10/08 U6 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for Currency on 08-Aug-2014***
On a Solaris 10 System the Samba SWAT sevice will enter maintenance mode.
The user will not be able to connect to the Samba SWAT Web utility via the Web browser connection to http://Samba-servername:901
In the /var/adm/messages file inetd will record a error such as the following:
inetd[PID###]: [ID 702911 daemon.error] The inetd_start method of instance svc:/network/swat:default isn't a regular file
The Solaris 10 Samba Patch 146363-01 (SPARC) 146364-01 (X86) does change the location of the swat binary from /usr/sfw/sbin/swat to /usr/sbin/swat
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