r4542 - in trunk/BOOK: introduction/welcome server/major

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Jun 3 08:23:55 PDT 2005


Author: randy
Date: 2005-06-03 09:23:54 -0600 (Fri, 03 Jun 2005)
New Revision: 4542

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/server/major/samba3.xml
Log:
Updated Samba configuration section as suggested by Alexander

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-06-03 06:38:23 UTC (rev 4541)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-06-03 15:23:54 UTC (rev 4542)
@@ -25,6 +25,11 @@
   <itemizedlist>
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>June 3rd, 2005 [randy]: Updated Samba configuration information as
+      suggested by Alexander Patrakov (fixes bug #1386).</para>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>June 3rd, 2005 [igor]: Updated to ImageMagick-6.2.3-0.</para>
     </listitem>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/server/major/samba3.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/server/major/samba3.xml	2005-06-03 06:38:23 UTC (rev 4541)
+++ trunk/BOOK/server/major/samba3.xml	2005-06-03 15:23:54 UTC (rev 4542)
@@ -164,9 +164,10 @@
 
     <para><command>install -v -m644 ../examples/smb.conf.default
     /etc/samba</command>: This copies a default <filename>smb.conf</filename>
-    into <filename>/etc/samba</filename>.  This sample configuration will not
-    work unless edited for your site, and renamed
-    <filename>smb.conf</filename>.</para>
+    file into <filename>/etc/samba</filename>. This sample configuration will
+    not work until you copy it to <filename>/etc/samba/smb.conf</filename> and
+    make the appropriate changes for your installation. See the configuration
+    section for minimum values which must be set.</para>
 
   </sect2>
 
@@ -185,6 +186,25 @@
     </sect3>
 
     <sect3>
+      <title>Configuration Information</title>
+
+      <para>The installation commands installed a default configuration file
+      which you can use as an example to set the values for your system and
+      network. At a minimum, ensure you set the following value to an
+      appropriate setting for your network in the
+      <filename>/etc/samba/smb.conf</filename> configuration file:</para>
+
+<screen><literal>workgroup = <replaceable>WORKGROUP</replaceable></literal></screen>
+
+      <para>Also, for non-English locales, ensure the following values are
+      set properly in the [global] section:</para>
+
+<screen><literal>dos charset = <replaceable>cp850</replaceable>
+unix charset = <replaceable>ISO-8859-1</replaceable></literal></screen>
+
+    </sect3>
+
+    <sect3>
       <title>Configuration Overview and Available Documentation</title>
 
       <para>Due to the complexity and the many various uses for




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