[Samba] Samba Install/SWAT Access
eehines at comcast.net
Sun Apr 17 20:50:05 GMT 2005
Thanks for your response. I got the version from samba.org as a tar.gz
file, which turned out to be source code. I did install from
source. Where can I get an rpm package for this version? Alternatively
(for my longer term benefit), how do I a) get FC3 to look at/use the
upgrade version in the samba team's directory structure, or b) install the
upgrade version into FC3's directory structure?
At 04/17/05 15:19, you wrote:
>>I'm running FC3, kernel 2.6.9-1.667, with the KDE desktop. This came
>>with Samba v 3.0.11-fc3 bundled. I've since installed v 3.0.14a. I'm
>>also extremely new to Linux, so please bear with me.
>Where did you get your upgrade version??
>It sounds like you installed from source, which in an RPM distro is not
>the best way to do things. I won't get into a long discussion on it, but
>if you're on a rpm box, use an rpm till you know what you're doing.
>If you installed from source, (if you remember running make install) there
>should be a make option to back it out, like make uninstall. You can
>build a rpm, which will put the files in all the right places in your
>machine with the script at <sourcedir>/packaging/Fedora/makerpms.sh I believe.
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