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Bug 4204 - Inconsistency in documentation in "samba" script
Inconsistency in documentation in "samba" script
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: samba (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
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Reported: 1999-07-26 15:54 EDT by charney
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-07-26 16:05:22 EDT
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Description charney 1999-07-26 15:54:47 EDT
To start/stop/restart/status samba, you use the command:

/usr/sbin/samba  action

where action is start or stop or restart or status. However,
the Usage clause refers to the command smb, which does not
exist. The Usage clause should say:

Usage: samba {start|stop|restart|status}
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-07-26 16:05:59 EDT
Actually, the '/usr/sbin/samba' is just a copy of the
/etc/rc.d/init.d/smb script, which explains the message.

In any case, a quick cosmetic fix will be in the next
Raw Hide samba package.

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