[Samba] Error

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Wed Aug 12 15:07:22 UTC 2015

On 12/08/15 15:54, Reindl Harald wrote:
> Am 12.08.2015 um 16:48 schrieb Rowland Penny:
>> On 12/08/15 15:44, sandy.napoles at eccmg.cupet.cu wrote:
>>> OK, there could be several things going wrong here:
>>>   Do you have /usr/local/samba/bin and /usr/local/samba/sbin at the
>>> start of your PATH ?
>>> -----> Yes I have both, in /usr/local/samba there's a folder bin and 
>>> sbin
>> Er, no, if you open a terminal, type 'env', then amongst the output
>> there will be a line that starts with 'PATH'. This is the order in which
>> to check for an executable, it need to start like this:
>> PATH=/usr/local/samba/sbin:/usr/local/samba/bin:~~~~~ and so on.
>> To change it, type 'export
>> PATH=/usr/local/samba/sbin:/usr/local/samba/bin:$PATH'
>> This will set it for the current session, your homework is to find out
>> how to set it permanently :-D
> in case of a sysvinit script there
> export PATH=........
> in case of a systemd-unit
> Environment="PATH="
> and in case he is using systemd /usr/local is most likely *not* in 
> PATH because systemd cleans up environment vars by default for good 
> reasons

Yet another reason not to use systemd, what has something that claims to 
be an init system to do with a users PATH ??


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