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Linuxnewbie.org: Samba NHF

Jan 17, 2000, 23:23 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ying Zhang)

[ Thanks to Sensei for this link. ]

"As of this writing, the latest stable version of Samba is 2.0.3. You will need the source distribution, it is called samba-2.0.3.tar.gz, grab it from the Samba homepage (http://www.samba.org)...."

"First thing to do is extract the source distribution. Assuming you've downloaded it to /tmp, do this (you don't need to be root yet):
$ tar -zxvf samba-2.0.3.tar.gz
If you didn't get any error messages, you should have the extracted files in a directory called samba-2.0.3. The Samba source distribution comes with a bunch of packaging scripts. Of particular interest is the one that builds an RPM for us."

"Let's put blind-faith into this script and run it (now you have to be root)..."

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