How to install Samba patches

Anthony J. Breeds-Taurima tony at
Mon Oct 8 21:15:01 GMT 2001

On Mon, 8 Oct 2001, Mark Rupright wrote:

> Hi all, how do I install updates with samba...I downloaded patch 2.0.7 to
> update from 2.0.6, how do I install the update?  Thankyou for helping me
> out.

Patches are against source archives, so if you don't have the source the patch
will do you no good.

I'd suggest that first up you grab the latest samba binaries for your
OS from or a mirror closer to you.

The latest binarries should be for 2.2.1a

If the binaries aren't avilable for you OS then grab the full source for
2.2.1a at:

and follow the instrucations included.

YMMV Tony.

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