Samba installation - "execvp - permission denied" problem - Plz help

Tom Diehl tdiehl at
Sun Oct 21 09:47:03 GMT 2001

On Sun, 21 Oct 2001, Barry, Christopher wrote:

> smb.conf will reside in /usr/local/samba/lib if you install from
> sources. Also, make sure you clean up any RedHat prior installation
> stuff. Create symlinks in the (I think) /usr/local/bin that point to the
> new binaries in /usr/local/samba/bin. Run testparm to see if everything
> is cool.
> RedHat feels the need to change file locations from what other unixes
> use. - it really is most annoying.

I would suggest you do not use it then. Redhat and other distributions
are doing the right thing (tm) by complying with the fhs. 
Do you not think standards are a good thing?

......Tom		Dysfunction The Only Consistent Feature of All
tdiehl at	of Your Dissatisfying Relationships is You.

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