Is there a way to unambiguously get the running config of a samba daemon?

I can't find any reference to it in the manual. Of course you run testparm, but that would only show the validity of the explicit configuration; I would also like to the see the implicit config which is loaded

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    Why not just look at /etc/samba/smb.conf? That's samba's config file. – Nasir Riley May 31 at 22:49
  • But I also want to see the things that are not explicitly stated in the config file – hbogert Jun 1 at 6:24
  • testparm -v should show the default settings as well. – Thomas Jun 1 at 10:18
  • Like what? You need to be more specific about what you are looking for. – Nasir Riley Jun 1 at 11:25
  • my original problem is that I have two instances of samba on different nodes, same config files, same version, yet different behaviour. So I wanted to verify that the configs loaded "in mem", at runtime, are the same. Tbh, I am not sure how I can be more clear than using the term "running config". the testparm -v is enlightening, but still does not ask the running process for its running config. It's like asking for the current running firewall and you want me to look at e.g., /etc/iptables.save instead of invoking iptables -L – hbogert Jun 1 at 20:34

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