[Samba] Re: [SLE] samba problem

david rankin drankin at cox-internet.com
Thu Mar 3 00:37:02 GMT 2005

> I have tried to add samba users with both webmin an smbpasswd command an 
> get erors . using smbpasswd i get the following
> horizon:~ # smbpasswd -a jack
> ERROR: empty passdb backend list!
> New SMB password:
> Retype new SMB password:
> invalid pdb_context specified!
> Failed to add entry for user jack.
> Failed to modify password entry for user jack
> I have just installed suse 9.2 from scratch on this machine again after 
> adding new raid card an hd's.
> I have never seen this before.

What does an ls -al /etc/samba show?

David C. Rankin, J.D., P.E.
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