Samba is Bi-Polar?

Bernard Peek bap at
Mon Oct 31 09:08:02 UTC 2005

In message <1130695134.7442.45.camel at mgb.bullion.ims>, Mike Bird 
<mgb-ubuntu at> writes
>On Sun, 2005-10-30 at 05:48, Bernard Peek wrote:
>> You can also try /etc/init.d/samba status
>> That will tell you whether the Samba daemons are running.
>I wish it did but that's only supported in RedHat-ish distros.
>For me, it's the only significant advantage of RedHat-ish
>distros over Debian-ish distros.
>Maybe Ubuntu can fix this omission by requiring status
>support on all /etc/init.d/* for Dapper.


I'm running SuSE and Ubuntu here. Maybe I'll copy the script across.

Bernard Peek
London, UK. DBA, Manager, Trainer & Author.

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