[Samba] Samba Compiled From Source, Where Are The SystemD Unit Files?

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Tue Mar 23 15:49:21 UTC 2021

On 23/03/2021 15:32, Dachshund Digital via samba wrote:
> I am doing 'make install' step as I write this question.  Via Google, 
> I only seem to find examples of the unit files for control/support AD 
> features, but no example for how smbd, nmbd, etc., unit files should 
> be staged, or created?  Even the SambaWiki and Samba.org seem to 
> ignore this subject?  Am I just not finding such?  This should be 
> pretty straight-forward right?
> -DD

Samba does not supply systemd service files, this is left to package 
maintainers. The easiest way would be to use your distro's files, 
possibly modified for your PREFIX.


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