[Samba] smb_register_charset error in Samba 3.0.0

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at vernstok.nl
Tue Oct 14 21:50:34 GMT 2003

Hi Jim,

On Tue, Oct 14, 2003 at 09:31:59AM -0500, Jim Morris wrote about '[Samba] smb_register_charset error in Samba 3.0.0':
> I upgraded one of my servers to Samba 3.0.0 over the weekend, using the 
> source.  Since doing so, I have had a huge number of errors logged on 
> that system that are all related to usage of the smbmont command.  
> Running smbmount (or mount.smbfs) gives the following error:

> mount.smbfs: error in loading shared libraries: 
> /usr/local/samba/lib/charset/CP850.so: undefined symbol: 
> smb_register_charset

> Any ideas here?  I build Samba using the same options I used to build 
> Samba 2.2.8a, which does not produce the error:

> ./configure --with-smbmount --with-pam --with-pam_smbpass --with-quotas 
> --with-winbind --with-utmp

> Any thoughts are appreciated!  Note that the server in question is 
> running a Linux 2.2.x kernel, if that has any bearing on the issue.  It 
> is an old Redhat 6.0 box that I have kept up to date manually from 
> tarballs, since Redhat stopped producing errata for Redhat 6.x.
This may be a bug from our side, though it should always work if you
have libiconv installed. Did configure detect libiconv and its


Jelmer Vernooij <jelmer at nl.linux.org> - http://jelmer.vernstok.nl/

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