Where do Linux distributions put things, like smb.conf and log files

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Oct 19 21:29:00 GMT 1999

Richard Sharpe wrote:
> Hi,
> for a documentation project I am doing, I am interested 
> in knowing where Linux distros put files for Samba.
> However, what about Yellow Dog Linux, Stampede Linux, 
> Debian, Slackware, and so forth?

Slackware i think uses 

	/usr/sbin for smb and nmbd 
	/usr/bin for others

	/etc for smb.conf

not sure about logs.  /var/log maybe.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at eng.auburn.edu             http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw

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