[Samba] man pages missing

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny241155 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 21 14:53:17 UTC 2015

On 21/09/15 15:44, James wrote:
> Hello,
>      Prior to updating to Samba 4.3 I could run for example 'man
> smb.conf' and read the man page.  Now they appear to be gone. I always
> update from a tar ball.(./configure, make, make install)
> 'No manual entry for smb.conf'
> Can I manually create these and if so how? I'm using Samba 4.3 on Ubuntu
> 12.04. Thanks.

You could try reading the samba wiki :-)

Specifically this page: 

and even more specific, this:

If the man pages are not found, add this line to /etc/manpath.config

MANDATORY_MANPATH /usr/local/samba/share/man


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