Problem in Starting Samba

vraghavans vraghavans at
Wed Apr 14 06:23:11 GMT 2004

Hello Guys ,

I have a problem in running samba. I have installed samba and configured smb.conf file  . and i made it to boot when the server starts .

I am getting the following error message in the boot prompt when samba.server try to start smbd and nmbd

/usr/local/samba/bin/smbd: syntax error at line 1: `)' unexpected
/usr/local/samba/bin/nmbd: syntax error at line 1: `(' unexpected

Can any one help me in this.

Here is my smb.conf file content 

#Global Parameters


workgroup = Telecom
netbios name = samba
encrypt password = yes

read only = no
browseable =no

path = /usr/
read only = no
browseable =yes




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