[Samba] Can I make uninstall?

Robert Wooden bob at donelsontrophy.com
Sun Jul 16 15:06:57 UTC 2017

I have installed from source Samba 4.6.5 into default /usr/local/samba
(Ubuntu) directory.

So, to be clear, you are saying that I can delete the /usr/local/samba
directory and re-compile (install from source) and I will have a fresh
install of Samba?

On Sun, Jul 16, 2017 at 8:37 AM, Reindl Harald via samba <
samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:

> Am 16.07.2017 um 14:29 schrieb Robert Wooden via samba:
>> After having compiled Samba4 from source, if needed, can I "make
>> uninstall"? Has this option been included in the programming?
> just use the --prefix at configure time so you can delete a single folder
> and you are done or far better build a apckage at your own
> rely on "make uninstall" was never a clean thing, for no software, because
> "make install" does not really track the installed pieces nor in a
> uniformed way
> normally all the temporary build stuff is, well, temporary - and build
> should not happen on prodcution machines - they shouldn't have installed a
> compiler at all
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Thank you for your business.

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Bob Wooden

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