Samba-4 fresh compile, /usr/local/samba/var/lib missing?

Scott Lovenberg scott.lovenberg at
Tue Jul 1 07:09:31 GMT 2008

Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-06-30 at 22:37 -0400, Scott Lovenberg wrote:
>> Can anyone else confirm what I'm seeing?  I ran through a full compile, 
>> but upon starting smbd, I get:
>> <quote>
>> error creating directory /usr/local/samba/var/lib/winbindd_privileged: 
>> No such file or directory
>> task_server_terminate: [Cannot create winbindd privileged pipe directory]
>> </quote>
>> Turns out, I don't have a lib directory! 
>> If I make the directory, the error goes away.  Anyone else seeing this?
> Clearly I didn't do much testing before I pushed out alpha5.  Just mkdir
> that directory for now, I'll have the 'make install' do it in future.
> Andrew Bartlett
No worries.  Just wanted to make sure I wasn't the only one.
Other than that, it built from source and has been running like a champ 
for a few hours now.  Cheers!

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