[Samba] Installing Samba on AIX

Roylance, Stephen D. SROYLANCE at PARTNERS.ORG
Fri Mar 28 16:45:46 GMT 2003

> Hi,
> I'm installing Samba version using smit install.  
> Smit installs everything but doesn't create a 
> /usr/local/samba dir.  All the samba files are located in 
> /usr/local/bin.  But when I try to test my setup and so 
> smbpasswd, it wants to look for everything in /usr/local/samba dir.
> Should I just create a /usr/local/samba dir and copy all the 
> samba files from bin to the respective samba dir?

Samba 2.2.8 compiles and installs pretty easily from source for me on AIX
5.1  You can get a gcc RPM from the IBM AIX toolbox,

> Thanks...Bobby


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