[Samba] Samba 3.2 on FreeBSD

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Fri Jul 18 15:16:46 GMT 2008

On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 10:06:11AM -0500, sgmayo at mail.bloomfield.k12.mo.us wrote:
> I uninstalled my 3.0.30 port and then downloaded the samba-latest.tar.gz
> file and installed it so that I was starting out with 3.2.0.  After
> installing, I cannot find the smb.conf file anywhere other than in the
> examples.
> Where do I need to place this file?  Does it need to go in /usr/local/etc?
>  I know that on my linux boxes it always placed it in /etc/samba.  I would
> have thought that it would have placed it where it needed to on FreeBSD
> also, but I guess I was wrong.

That depends upon how you installed it. If you did a simple
./configure; make; make install
Samba would expect its configuration file under

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