Samba on SmartOS


The following article is more current than what typically comes up in a search for “samba on smartos.”

Some changes since the original Jonathan Perkin article:

In short:

  1. pkgin -y install samba
  2. Edit /opt/local/etc/samba/smb.conf for your installation
  3. svcadm enable svc:/pkgsrc/samba:nmbd
  4. svcadm enable svc:/pkgsrc/samba:smbd
  5. svcadm enable svc:/network/dns/multicast:default