[Samba] smbd nmbd and winbind daemons do not start

Michael Tokarev mjt at tls.msk.ru
Wed Mar 30 11:48:36 UTC 2022

30.03.2022 06:54, Anderson Sampaio Mello via samba wrote:
> Hello samba team.
> I compiled and installed version 4.15.5 of samba, but the daemons do not
> start through the systemd units, provided in the samba source code, I
> copied the units from
> /usr/src/samba-4.15.5/bin/default/packaging/systemd/winbind.service
> /usr/src/samba-4.15.5/bin/default/packaging/systemd/nmb.service
> /usr/src/samba-4.15.5/bin/default/packaging/systemd/smb.service
> to /etc/systemd/system and create the file that contains the configuration
> options for each daemon, but the units only start when I change:
> Type=notify
> for:
> Type=simple
> In previous versions 4.13 and 4.14 that I tested this did not happen.

Usually this means your samba is not built with systemd support.
For Type=notify services, the service should use libsystemd and
send a notification when it finished initializing.


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