Win2K Errors using samba 2.2.2

Mitch McNeel mitchm at
Tue Oct 23 12:03:06 GMT 2001


I've installed the latest version of CVS and I'm currently grabbing the SAMBA_2_2 source
tree.  Once I've got the latest source, do I just tar ball the samba directory and copy (tar
ball) it to my production machine, so that I can configure/compile it (New to this CVS

Thanks again for all the help!


Jeremy Allison wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 23, 2001 at 10:43:34AM -0700, Mitch McNeel wrote:
> >
> > I will have to download the latest version and compile it for an install tonight.
> > Unfortunately this is a production machine, which I can not perform the upgrades during
> > business hours.  Everything else seems fine (ex: Word, Excel, etc...), as far as I know
> > (Users haven't complained).  Just seems to be Netscape Communicator 4.x running on Win2K
> > (ONLY) so far.
> >
> > I notice on the page that there is this thing called CVS.  Is this different
> > from downloading the samba-latest.tar.gz file from the site? If so, then should I being
> > using this instead of grabbing the latest tar ball?
> Yes, this is different. It is the current source code as being worked on.
> Check out the web page for details. The branch you need
> to check out is SAMBA_2_2.
> To get a latest copy use the command :
> cvs co -rSAMBA_2_2 samba
> once your CVS environment variables are set correctly.
> Thanks a *lot*, I appreciate your help on a production
> machine.
> Jeremy.

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