Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 78794
Missing binaries (Eg smbmount) from 2.2.7-2 package
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:48:46 EDT
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Description of problem:
The latest samba 2.2.7-2 update RPM doesn't install the smbmount binary (Along
with a few others which should go into /usr/bin).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 2.2.7-2
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Update your samba to the 2.2.7-2 version
2.try and find smbmount in /usr/bin
This is NOTABUG.
Red Hat separates the server side of SAMBA and the client side of SAMBA into two
separate packages. Server - "samba-2.2.7-2"; Client - "samba-client-2.2.7-2".
On my system:
$ rpm -qf /usr/bin/smbmount
If you do not have the client applications installed for SAMBA you will not get
Yes, sorry, you are right. I had installed the Non-RedHat samba 2.2.6 RPM from
the samba site to fix a pam_winbind problem. When I upgraded to the RH 2.2.7
update, I never got the client package installed with a RPM freshen.