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Old 01-24-2004, 03:26 PM   #1
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Question Quick Samba Question


I plan on installing Fedora onto a system for testing as I may use it for a firewall, file, and print server for a home network. My question is: What version of Samba is included with Fedora? Is it version 3? If not, is it difficult to upgrade to the latest patched version of Samba 3?

 
Old 01-24-2004, 03:37 PM   #2
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well according to the package list on the fedora site, it says its packed with 3.0.0
 
Old 01-24-2004, 03:44 PM   #3
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Thanks, DrOzz. I was looking on the site and just did not see the package list. If I could read, I could be brilliant.
 
Old 01-24-2004, 04:06 PM   #4
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[ed@localhost ed]$ rpm -qa | grep samba
samba-common-3.0.0-15
samba-client-3.0.0-15
redhat-config-samba-1.1.4-1
samba-3.0.0-15
[ed@localhost ed]$

Also, keep in mind that RedHat packages Samba a bit differently from the Samba folks, so when you upgrade versions directly from the Samba project, you'll need to uninstall the Samba components first.
 
  


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