Samba and FAM

Stanislav Sedov ssedov at
Wed Sep 13 09:38:05 PDT 2006

On Wed, 13 Sep 2006 09:53:13 -0500
"Thomas T. Veldhouse" <veldy at> mentioned:

> I have been using Samba 3.x for my Windows file share and printing.  I 
> chose not to use FAM as the implementation on FreeBSD seems non-existant 
> (where is the daemon?).

If you install devel/fam fam binary itself acts as a daemon. pkg-message
contains information about how to get it running as a daemon.

Not sure about gamin, but i belive it can serve as a daemon too,

Stanislav Sedov         MBSD labs, Inc.         <ssedov at>
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