[SOLVED]samba.service can not be started

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – WonderWoofy wrote:Are you trying to use samba, or are you trying to use smbd?  That is are you trying to create a simple file serving setup, or are you trying to use the whole M$ Active Directory stuff and whatnot?  The Active Directory stuff was just implemented in v4.* so I am kind of thinking that you are trying to start the wrong service.  If you want things like they were in version <=3.*, then you need to reconfigure smbd with the new config file/example, then re-add all users (pdbedit I think?), then start smbd and nmbd.If you are indeed trying to be the Domain Control (HowTos)