[SCM] Samba Shared Repository - branch v3-5-test updated

Karolin Seeger kseeger at samba.org
Tue Jan 26 06:59:57 MST 2010

The branch, v3-5-test has been updated
       via  048adb5... WHATSNEW: Update changes.
      from  77bb3f2... s3-docs: Fix version in man ldbrename.


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commit 048adb50d83a3928820e6607451d582696cd7cc7
Author: Karolin Seeger <kseeger at samba.org>
Date:   Tue Jan 26 14:58:45 2010 +0100

    WHATSNEW: Update changes.


Summary of changes:
 WHATSNEW.txt |   11 +++++++++++
 1 files changed, 11 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/WHATSNEW.txt b/WHATSNEW.txt
index ac82c51..1a30e15 100644
--- a/WHATSNEW.txt
+++ b/WHATSNEW.txt
@@ -13,6 +13,7 @@ Major enhancements in Samba 3.5.0 include:
 General changes:
 o Add support for full Windows timestamp resolution
 o The Using Samba HTML book has been removed.
+o 'net', 'smbclient' and libsmbclient can use credentials cached by Winbind.
 Protocol changes:
 o Experimental implementation of SMB2
@@ -38,6 +39,12 @@ kernel (2.6.22 and higher) and the glibc (2.6 and higher).
 The Using Samba HTML book has been removed from the Samba tarball.
 It is still available at http://www.samba.org/samba/docs/using_samba/toc.html.
+Samba client tools like 'net', 'smbclient' and libsmbclient can use the user
+credentials cached by Winbind at logon time. This is very useful e.g. when
+connecting to a Samba server using Nautilus without re-entering username and
+password. This feature is enabled by default and can be disabled per application
+by setting the LIBSMBCLIENT_NO_CCACHE environment variable.
 Protocol changes
@@ -105,6 +112,8 @@ o   Björn Jacke <bj at sernet.de>
 o   Volker Lendecke <vl at samba.org>
     * Major internal refactoring of the Winbind daemon.
     * Make Winbind asynchronous.
+    * Make 'net', 'smbclient' and libsmbclient use the logon credentials cached
+      by Winbind.
 o   Stefan Metzmacher <metze at samba.org>
@@ -159,6 +168,8 @@ o   Volker Lendecke <vl at samba.org>
     * BUG 7027: Fix a segfault in winbindd_dual_ccache_ntlm_auth().
     * BUG 7037: Fix a Winbind segfault in "trusted_domains".
     * BUG 7046: Fix libsmbclient crash against OpenSolaris CIFS server.
+    * BUG 7062: Make 'net', 'smbclient' and libsmbclient use the logon
+      credentials cached by Winbind.
     * Lock down some srvsvc calls according to what w2k3 seems to do.

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