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Old 04-07-2004, 10:25 AM   #1
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Debian and samba


i have used redhat before, but now i use DEBIAN.
so i used the apt-get install samba command to get samba. so debian installed samba but now

whe i do smbclient i'll get an error.

how do i start samba, and how can i see if my smbd an nmdb are running (if not how do i get them started)

thnx in advance
 
Old 04-07-2004, 10:40 AM   #2
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i forgot to metion, i use debian text based

and when i'm in /etc/init.d and do samba start i get the error "samba: command not found"
 
Old 04-07-2004, 11:00 AM   #3
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>whe i do smbclient i'll get an error.
What did you type, and what error did you receive?

>how do i start samba, and how can i see if my smbd an nmdb are running (if not how do i
>get them started)

Use ps -A to see what processes are running. To start services, use the appropriate scripts in /etc/init.d. In this case,
Code:
/etc/init.d/samba start
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