[Samba] smb.conf getting changed?

Nico Kadel-Garcia nkadel at gmail.com
Fri Feb 22 20:17:42 MST 2013

On Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 7:17 PM, jimc <jesmeyano at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi!
> I got my first Samba 4 system up and running. {No applause, just throw
> money. Paper please, coins hurt}
> It is just a home network of about a dozen or so boxes.
> I have noticed that when I do a testparm, the result is not the same as the
> file I created.
> I'm fairly certain it isn't anything to worry about; I'm just trying to
> learn.
> Thanks!
> -jimc

That's right. I presonally don't use the standard "smb.conf", I run it
through "testparm -s -v" and use *that*. his way, I et all the default
values recorded, as well as the manually configured ones, and all the
extraneous whitespace and commenting and null formatting gets tossed
out, as well.

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