[Samba] Cannot start smbd and nmbd demons

Michael Heironimus mkh01 at earthlink.net
Wed Aug 6 03:45:12 GMT 2003

On Tue, Aug 05, 2003 at 11:31:30AM -0700, Shreeraj.Karulkar at Krames.com wrote:
> I am running a Samba 2.x.x on a Solaris 9 and I get this when I start the
> demon at the command line.
> # /usr/local/samba/bin/smbd -D
> ld.so.1: /usr/local/samba/bin/smbd: fatal: libpopt.so.0: open failed: No
> such file or directory
> Killed

The error message tells you what the problem is - smbd is dynamically
linked against libpopt and you don't have it. Install the popt package
from sunfreeware.com and see if it works.

Michael Heironimus

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