[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#506292: samba: segfault to add user with smbpasswd

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Thu Nov 20 22:06:16 UTC 2008

On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 08:09:42AM -0200, Flamarion Jorge wrote:

> After the last upgrade in many packages, samba does not work correctly.
> When i try add a user into samba with command smbpasswd i receive this
> message:

> root at arvore:/etc/samba# smbpasswd -a flamarion
> Failed to open /etc/samba//private/secrets.tdb
> Failed to open /etc/samba//private/secrets.tdb

This is not where secrets.tdb is supposed to be located on Debian.  Either
we have a misapplied patch in 3.2.4, or this is not the Debian version of

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