Samba 3.0.21 Available for Download
Gerald (Jerry) Carter
jerry at samba.org
Tue Dec 20 20:46:31 GMT 2005
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Done with Fish.
-- John Laroche (Adaptation)
This is the latest stable release of Samba. This is the version
that production Samba servers should be running for all current
bug-fixes. Please read the following important changes in this
Common bugs fixed in 3.0.21 include:
o Missing groups in a user's token when logging in via kerberos
o Incompatibilities with newer MS Windows hotfixes and
embedded OS platforms
o Portability and crash bugs.
o Performance issues in winbindd.
New features introduced in Samba 3.0.21 include:
o Complete NTLMv2 support by consolidating authentication
mechanism used at the CIFS and RPC layers.
o The capability to manage Unix services using the Win32
Service Control API.
o The capability to view external Unix log files via the
Microsoft Event Viewer.
o New libmsrpc share library for application developers.
o Rewrite of CIFS oplock implementation.
o Performance Counter external daemon.
o Winbindd auto-detection query methods when communicating with
a domain controller.
o The ability to enumerate long share names in libsmbclient
The uncompressed tarball and patch files have been signed
using GnuPG (ID 157BC95E). The source code can be
The release notes are available online at:
Binary packages are available at
Our Code, Our Bugs, Our Responsibility.
The Samba Team
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