(original report at https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=963985)
GNUstep also implements Spotlight. As such it has the mdfind binary.
To allow to install both commands (GNUstep's and Samba's), one should be renamed.
I propose : smbmdfind.
To be honest, I'm leaning toward keeping the name and let the packages declare a conflict.
Can you please check if the name mdsearch is available on Debian? It seems not to be in use on Fedora. Thanks!
mdsearch is not used in Debian.
I've created a MR to rename mdfind to mdsearch: