[Samba] I cant get samba to recognize my smb.conf file

Herb Lewis herb at sgi.com
Fri Feb 15 08:36:10 GMT 2002

testparm is your friend :-)

The first line of output tells where it is looking for the smb.conf

jan wrote:
> Jeffrey D. Means wrote:
> >Now I am fully confused I want to use ACL's on my
> >filesystem but I can not make a Samba installation that reads my
> >smb.conf file.
> hi,
> did you indicated something like this
> --with-configdir=/usr/local/samba-normal/lib ??
> I think that you should explicitely indicate the path where samba has to
> read its config file ...
> At the beginning I had the same problem because I don't want to have
> samba in the default /usr/local/samba path.
> good luck
> jan

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