[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#591062: samba: smb.conf man page missing

Thomas Hahn thahn01 at t-online.de
Sat Jul 31 15:10:20 UTC 2010

Package: samba
Version: 2:3.4.8~dfsg-2
Severity: normal

Hello, I am trying to get samba running on my computer, so I can
connect from some Windows clients.
(smbclient connect fails and I am looking for proper configuration
of smb.conf.)
The man page is missing unfortunately.
In samba-doc there is a smb.conf.5.html version, but a man page would be

Regards Thomas

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-trunk-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.ISO-8859-15, LC_CTYPE=en_US.ISO-8859-15 (charmap=ISO-8859-15)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages samba depends on:
ii  adduser                 3.112            add and remove users and groups
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]   1.5.33           Debian configuration management sy
ii  libacl1                 2.2.49-3         Access control list shared library
ii  libattr1                1:2.4.44-2       Extended attribute shared library
ii  libc6                   2.11.2-2         Embedded GNU C Library: Shared lib
ii  libcap2                 1:2.17-2         support for getting/setting POSIX.
ii  libcomerr2              1.41.12-2        common error description library
ii  libcups2                1.4.4-1          Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - 
ii  libgssapi-krb5-2        1.8.1+dfsg-5     MIT Kerberos runtime libraries - k
ii  libk5crypto3            1.8.1+dfsg-5     MIT Kerberos runtime libraries - C
ii  libkrb5-3               1.8.1+dfsg-5     MIT Kerberos runtime libraries
ii  libldap-2.4-2           2.4.23-2         OpenLDAP libraries
ii  libpam-modules          1.1.1-3          Pluggable Authentication Modules f
ii  libpam-runtime          1.1.1-3          Runtime support for the PAM librar
ii  libpam0g                1.1.1-3          Pluggable Authentication Modules l
ii  libpopt0                1.16-1           lib for parsing cmdline parameters
ii  libtalloc2              2.0.1-1          hierarchical pool based memory all
ii  libwbclient0            2:3.4.8~dfsg-2   Samba winbind client library
ii  lsb-base                3.2-23.1         Linux Standard Base 3.2 init scrip
ii  procps                  1:3.2.8-9        /proc file system utilities
ii  samba-common            2:3.4.8~dfsg-2   common files used by both the Samb
ii  update-inetd            4.36             inetd configuration file updater
ii  zlib1g                  1: compression library - runtime

Versions of packages samba recommends:
ii  logrotate                     3.7.8-6    Log rotation utility

Versions of packages samba suggests:
pn  ctdb                          <none>     (no description available)
pn  ldb-tools                     <none>     (no description available)
pn  openbsd-inetd | inet-superser <none>     (no description available)
pn  smbldap-tools                 <none>     (no description available)

-- debconf information:
  samba/run_mode: daemons
  samba/generate_smbpasswd: true

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