Samba Server

Release date: 
Saturday, 1 December, 2012



SAMBA is a SMB/CIFS protocols file and print sharing server/client set originaly made for UNIX world to cooperate with corresponding Windows and OS/2 servers or clients.

This software is distributed as compressed package. You have to download and manually install it; if prerequisites are required, you will have to manually install them too.

Manual installation

Available both as ZIP and WarpIN package:

  • download the ZIP package to temporary directory and unpack it to destination folder;
  • the WarpIN package is self-installing.

See below for download link(s).

If you are not using the .wpi package, or if you have problems, follow instructions at this page:

WARNING: User interface is written in Rexx language and it requires some specific Rexx libraries to execute GUI Tools, please, install first this package before the Samba server.

You can install the prerequisites with rpm running the following string in a command line:

yum install libc libcx libgcc1 cups-libs popt-libs gettext-libs zlib readline

Online documentation:

Following ones are the download links for manual installation:

Samba Server v. 4.11.12 (2/9/2020, Paul Smedley (Smedles))
Samba Server v. 1.3.0 (Samba 3.6.25, 18/5/2017)
Samba Server v. 1.3.0 (Samba 3.6.25, 13/12/2016)
Samba Print Command for OS/2 (13/12/2016) Readme/What's new
The Samba Server requires an external print command script or program to pick up the spoolfile, send it to the printer and remove it afterwards.
Rexx libraries v. 1.1.3 (12/12/2016) Readme/What's new
Several REXX libraries required for running the Samba GUI Tools, please, uninstall any older revision of this package!
Samba Server v. 1.1.4 GA (Samba 3.3.16, 2/9/2013)
Samba Server v. 1.2.beta9 (Samba 3.5.11, 2/12/2012)
Record updated last time on: 25/02/2024 - 12:59

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