[Samba] Samba 4 as a file server

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Jan 30 13:26:20 UTC 2020

On 30/01/2020 12:13, Marcio Demetrio Bacci via samba wrote:
> Hi,
> I installed (built) a Samba 4 Server as a file server in Debian 9 and I'm
> having trouble creating the startup scripts for the smbd, nmbd and winbind
> services.

I take it by 'built', you mean you have compiled Samba yourself, can I 
ask why ?

Can I also ask why you are using Debian 9 ?

> I didn't find information at:
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/Setting_up_Samba_as_a_Domain_Member#Starting_the_Services
You wouldn't, there are various ways of starting programs on different 
distros, so it is up to the distros to provide the scripts to start Samba.
> Could someone help me with an example of creating these scripts for Debian
> 9?

What do need ?

sysvint, systemd ?


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