[Samba] Re: smb.conf location?

Alexander Lazarevich alazarev at itg.uiuc.edu
Mon Mar 20 15:20:12 GMT 2006

The smb.conf should go in (prefixpath)/lib/, in my case that was 
/usr/local/encap/samba-3.0.21c/lib/smb.conf. The make install doesn't put 
a blank smb.conf file in that dir, so that's what threw me off.


On Fri, 17 Mar 2006, Alexander Lazarevich wrote:

> Real stupid questions, compiled samba 3.0.21c onto RHEL4-AS x64, with the 
> --prefix=/usr/local/encap/samba-3.0.21c, yet I can't find the smb.conf in 
> there? What gives? Where is the smb.conf supposed to be on a compiled install 
> with the aobve prefix, I would assume it would put it into where I told it to 
> put it.
> Thanks,
> Alex

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