Samba logging bug

Herb Lewis herb at
Wed Feb 20 10:48:03 GMT 2002

"David W. Chapman Jr." wrote:
> I noticed in the most recent release of samba(and probably previous
> ones), when I tell it where to log in smb.conf it still logs in
> /var/log to display the copyright information and then logs to where
> I tell it to in smb.conf, is this a known bug?

This is a known "feature". These messages are printed BEFORE smb.conf
is parsed and the new log location is know.
Herb Lewis                               Silicon Graphics 
Networking Engineer                      1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy MS-510
Strategic Software Organization          Mountain View, CA  94043-1351
herb at                             Tel: 650-933-2177                       Fax: 650-932-2177          

More information about the samba-technical mailing list