[Samba] Upgraded to 3.0.2a but...

daniel.jarboe at custserv.com daniel.jarboe at custserv.com
Thu Apr 15 12:29:08 GMT 2004

> New installation seems to have placed smbd, nmbd and swat into
> /usr/local/samba/sbin (older ver was in /usr/sbin) so I changed
> the entries in /etc/rc.d/rc.samba to show correct path and now
> smbd/nmbd are not running at all.

So a "/etc/rc.d/rc.samba start" fails?

Or if it's just not started after boot, do you have a symlink in your
rc5.d or whatever runlevel you start in?  In RH/SuSE systems this is
done with chkconfig, not sure what tool Slackware uses for its "runlevel

> Also, where is swat started from ?

Usually xinetd (or inetd).

> All this is running on Slackware 8.
> I have restarted the whole system but no luck.
> What have I done wrong this time !  Fairly new to linux/samba I'm

Good luck,
~ Daniel


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