[Samba] 4.1 to 4.2 GIT

Marc Muehlfeld mmuehlfeld at samba.org
Mon Aug 24 22:01:32 UTC 2015

Hello Nicolas,

Am 24.08.2015 um 23:08 schrieb Nicolas:
> Used GIT to install Samba (actually 4.1.19) I would like to go to 4.2

Updating with sources from git is the same than via using the tarball.
Of course, it's always a good idea to read the release notes of skipped
version first. Sometimes parameter defaults changes, etc.

> Do I only need to :
> - backup

If you don't get into trouble if everything fails and all data gets
lost, you never need a backup ;-)

> - configure / make / make install
> - killall / start Samba

First stop Samba. Then 'make install'.


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