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Old 03-03-2008, 12:20 AM   #1
jianght
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samba installation with centos 5


Hi,
I installed centos 5 and I could see /etc/samba/smb.conf and testparm but I could not find smbd file. Besides, when I tried
/sbin/service smb start
it says: smb service not available.
Do you know what might be wrong? Does Centos 5 has complete samba package with it?
Best,
Alfred
 
Old 03-03-2008, 12:50 AM   #2
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It does, but is it installed? Try

yum list installed smbd (or could be smb or samba)

if not there,

yum list available smb smbd samba (sorry, but I really can't recall the package name)

then

yum install whichever_package_from_last_command (ie samba, smb, smbd)
 
Old 03-03-2008, 01:33 AM   #3
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yum install samba
 
Old 03-06-2008, 09:52 PM   #4
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Hi, All,
Thanks a lot. It works.
Best,
Alfred
 
  


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