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Old 05-12-2008, 03:30 PM   #1
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Cool smb.conf file with a ; at the beginnng of the line

My smb.conf file has a ; at the begining of the line below

; smb passwd file = /etc/samba/smbpasswd

The ; above does not mean comment out like REM or # hence; redering this ineffective does it?

Old 05-12-2008, 05:16 PM   #2
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It comments out the line... They use an octothorpe # to show a real comment, and a semi-colon to show a config option that is disabled. Either way, it gets skipped.
Old 05-13-2008, 06:46 AM   #3
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Smile Thansk Ranger Nemo

I will go ahead and remove the ; from the line. It appears pretty harmless, it just tells samba where to place password files.

Thanks and take care,


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