[Samba] samba manuals

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Sat Feb 9 02:34:07 GMT 2002

> BASING Denis Zvegelj wrote:
> Hi!
>     Not sure who is really responsible for this, but it'd be good to
> put some more info into the readme file (installation guide)
> I could not find any explanation for the compile (configure)
> arguments, except in ./configure --help, which isn't very much
> explaining.

If ./configure is in any way daunting to you, I would recommend the
binary packages, as they are already customised to your platform.

> I was trying to get browse list populated accross lan for the last 6
> months ( and I've used samba for 2 years before), and finally made it
> last night with a very random (at least for regular user)  move, which
> was chmod of the samba log dir...
> .. or adding guest account to be a real account with smbpasswd...

Neither of these should be required for correct operation.  I think it
was one of the other 'random' operations you did at the same time.

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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