SAMBA installation problems

Peter Samuelson peter at
Mon Jul 24 05:11:54 GMT 2000

> I've untared (from the italian 'starare', which means 'tar -xvf
> samba53.2.0.6.tardist') and ... now what do I have to do?  Nothing
> seems to work.

If I remember correctly, tardist is the format used by the SGI `inst'
program.  Try pointing `inst' at the directory containing the
distribution file, see it it picks it up.

I very much doubt the packaged version comes with a `smb.conf' file you 
will be happy with.  Find it and edit it to taste.


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