Samba 3.0.23a Available for Download

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Sat Jul 22 02:21:49 GMT 2006

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                         "I hate 'winbind use default domain'"
	            -- attributed to numerous Samba developers
Release Announcements

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 changes in this section and for the
original 3.0.23 release regarding new features and difference
in behavior from previous releases.

Common bugs fixed in 3.0.23a include:

  o Failure to strip the domain name from groups when 'winbind
    use default domain = yes'
  o Failure in pam_winbind to correctly parse arguments.
  o Bad token creation of local users on member servers not
    running winbindd.
  o Failure to add users or groups to ACLs using the Windows
    object picker.
  o Failure in file serving code when 'kernel oplocks = yes'.

New features in 3.0.23a include:

  o New "createupn" option to "net ads join"
  o Rewritten Kerberos keytab generation when 'use kerberos
    keytab = yes'

Download Details

The uncompressed tarballs and patch files have been signed
using GnuPG (ID 157BC95E).  The source code can be
downloaded from:

The release notes are available online at:

Binary packages are available at

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