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Hi, I am a Linux newbie and decided to try out Slackare 10.1. Did a full installation. I want to setup samba. Although, I did a full installation, it still ...
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- 07-14-2005 #1
- Join Date
- Jul 2005
How to Install Samba into Slackware 10.1
Hi, I am a Linux newbie and decided to try out Slackare 10.1.
Did a full installation.
I want to setup samba. Although, I did a full installation, it still says that
Samba is not installed.
I have downloaded the latest samba RPM from samba.org.
How do I install the new samba into the Slackware 10.1??
Any help is very much appreciated?
- 07-14-2005 #2
Re: How to Install Samba into Slackware 10.1Originally Posted by anteaus
if for some reason you don't have samba try and find a source instead of a rpm look for a .tgz or tar.gz fileSome people have told me they don't think a fat penguin really embodies the grace of Linux, which just tells me they have never seen a angry penguin charging at them in excess of 100mph. They'd be a lot more careful about what they say if they had.
-- Linus Torvalds
- 07-15-2005 #3
- Join Date
- Jun 2005
no point using the source
use the slackware cd and installpkg *samba* or download the samba package from the slackware FTP,
then 'installpkg *samba*.tgz
setup your /etc/samba/smb.conf for your shares, use 'testparm' to check its a valid config
then start samba with /etc/rc.d/rc.samba start
if it is not executable make it so with "chmod +x /etc/rc.d/rc.samba"
and it will start on boot,