[Samba] smbd will not start

Bill Purcell william at whpiv.net
Fri Apr 9 09:11:26 MDT 2010

At Fri, 9 Apr 2010 16:52:43 +0200,
Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 09, 2010 at 09:25:10AM -0500, Bill Purcell wrote:
> > libwbclient is already installed
> That is the same version that you have just compiled? That
> means, is smbd compiled from the same Samba source tarball
> that the libwbclient that you have installed in your system
> right now?

I used aptitude to install the package.  So it was pre-compiled
before installation on my system.  If the version of libwbclient
should match the version of samba and samba-common, then I might have
a problem.

[10:05:44] ~$ dpkg -l | egrep "samba|libwb"
ii  libwbclient0                              2:3.4.7~dfsg-1             Samba winbind client library
ii  samba                                     2:3.2.5-4lenny9            a LanManager-like file and printer server for Unix
ii  samba-common                              2:3.2.5-4lenny9            Samba common files used by both the server and the client

Should these two version be the same?  Is there any easy way with dpkg
or apt to make this happen?  If not, I assume I will have to build
from source?  Is there a decent tutorial on this, including a list of


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