How to turn on Debugging?

gcarter at gcarter at
Wed Oct 11 15:59:58 GMT 2000

Joe Flowers wrote:
> I noticed in the source code that there are debug 
> levels I can turn on somewhere to see what's going on with 
> the Samba server.
> Can someone please tell me how I turn the debugging on and 
> where the output goes, along with the different debug 
> levels I can set?

see  the log level parameter in the smb.cinf(5) man page
or the -d command line parameter in the smbd manpage. 
Can also change these at run time via the USR1 and USR2
signals (increment and decrement respectively).

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