SAMBA Not Installing

Saravanan.Babu at Saravanan.Babu at
Mon Mar 7 19:15:13 MST 2011



As per your instruction the samba has configured successfully. I think


checking for python2.6-config... no

checking for python2.5-config... no

checking for python2.4-config... no

checking for python-config... no

configure: WARNING: No python-config found

checking working python module support... no

checking whether it would be possible to do a merged build... no

checking zlib.h usability... yes

checking zlib.h presence... yes

checking for zlib.h... yes

checking for zlibVersion in -lz... yes

checking for zlib >= 1.2.3... yes

Using libraries:

    LIBS = -lsendfile -lresolv -lrt -lnsl -lsocket

    KRB5_LIBS = -lgssapi_krb5 -lkrb5 -lk5crypto

    LDAP_LIBS = -lldap -llber


    AUTH_LIBS =   -lpam

checking configure summary... yes

configure: creating ./config.status

config.status: creating Makefile-noincludes

config.status: creating script/findsmb

config.status: creating smbadduser

config.status: creating script/

config.status: creating script/

config.status: creating script/

config.status: creating lib/netapi/examples/Makefile

config.status: creating lib/netapi/tests/Makefile

config.status: creating pkgconfig/smbclient.pc

config.status: creating pkgconfig/wbclient.pc

config.status: creating pkgconfig/netapi.pc

config.status: creating pkgconfig/smbsharemodes.pc

config.status: creating ../examples/libsmbclient/Makefile.internal

config.status: creating include/config.h

config.status: include/config.h is unchanged

config.status: executing rm-stdint.h commands

config.status: executing rm-stdbool.h commands




I try to run make and make install after configure but it was not
working and throwing as given below the errors.


# make

make: Fatal error: No arguments to build


# make install

make: Fatal error: Don't know how to make target `install'


# ls


# ./install-sh

install:        no input file specified




Thanks & Regards,

Saravanan Babu,

STS-Unix Support,

Ph : 1-211-901-0658 Ext: 4414 | Email : Saravanan.Babu at .



-----Original Message-----
From: Andrew Bartlett [mailto:abartlet at] 
Sent: Monday, March 07, 2011 9:01 PM
To: Babu, Saravanan
Cc: Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE; samba-technical at
Subject: RE: SAMBA Not Installing


On Mon, 2011-03-07 at 20:51 -0500, Saravanan.Babu at wrote:

> Hi,




> I'm receiving this error for using the source3 directory.




> keres:/crash/samba-3.5.6/source3


> # ./


> ./ autoheader: not found


> ./ test: argument expected


> keres:/crash/samba-3.5.6/source3


If you are running from a Samba release tarball (as it appears you are),

then you do not need to run, just run ./configure and make


Andrew Bartlett



Andrew Bartlett

Authentication Developer, Samba Team 

Samba Developer, Cisco Inc.


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