Semaphore problem with Solaris 2.7

Helge Blischke H.Blischke at
Thu Jul 27 00:24:10 GMT 2000

Michael Ayers wrote:
> What does the error:
> root did not create the semaphore
> mean?
> We are trying to get samba up and running but everytime we try to
> start the server we get this error.  It apparently has something to do
> with shared memory.  Any help would be great.  Thanks
> Michael Ayers

Are you sure the IPC package is installed?

Check with 

pkginfo SUNWipc

or, to get the full information,

pkginfo -l SUNWipc

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