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Old 02-09-2007, 02:48 PM   #1
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some questions about samba and web design


Hi

First of all I have a problem with samba. It refuses to start. It worked before, but now it's not working anymore.

I've tried to uninstall it (with the --purge option) and reinstall it several times. At the moment i can't remember the command to start samba atm (can anyone tell me what it is?), but since it tries to start automaticly after installation I can give you the error message:

Code:
Generating /etc/default/samba...
 * Starting Samba daemons...                                             [fail]
invoke-rc.d: initscript samba, action "start" failed.
Edit: Found a web designing app - nvu. Other suggestions are welcome!

Last edited by Black Hawk; 02-09-2007 at 03:09 PM.
 
Old 02-09-2007, 03:37 PM   #2
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As for samba: look at the logs. They usually give you a fair
idea of what's going wrong.

As for nvu: it's about as sad as frontpage; learn to code in
HTML, makes for leaner pages (loading faster). If you don't
feel like typing tags use something like bluefish.



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Old 02-10-2007, 04:57 AM   #3
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Thanks for the answer

ok.... I already know how to code in HTML, maybe I shall use my handcoding skills more often, for now I've wined Dreamweaver.

I'll take a look at the logfile if I can find it.
 
  


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