nmbd does not start without smbd (fwd)

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at switchboard.net
Sat Dec 5 00:07:10 GMT 1998

On Fri, 4 Dec 1998, William Stuart wrote:

> I think generating a SID should be an installation requirement.  Even if the
> box is never set up as a PDC or domain member.
> I would recommend that an option be added to smbpasswd to generate the SID
> and that this runs as part of 'make install'.  If no SID exists then smbd
> and nmbd should fail to start.

ah.  that sounds like a good idea to me.

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