Stupid redhat problem

Christian Barth BARTH at
Fri Sep 25 15:14:35 GMT 1998

> I've got a stupid startup problem with samba under RedHat 5.0. Whenever I
> restart the system (I moved the server yesterday, so it got a reboot) samba
> doesn't startup. Looking at the /etc/rc.d/rc3.d directory shows there there
> is no link from there to /etc/init.d/smb. I put such a link in at some
> point in the past (after the LAST reboot, as I remember), and it has now
> vanished. This is silly, but I just can't figure out the right way to deal
> with this. 
ln -s /etc/init.d/smb /etc/rc.d/rc3.d/S77smb
Or something like this. The "77" determins the order of the demons to 
be started. Don't forget the link to shut down samba wenn shutdown 
your system, e.g. entering run level 6 (?)


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