new messaging system

Matthew Geddes mgeddes at
Wed Sep 13 02:33:04 GMT 2000

Andrew Tridgell wrote:

> The next step is for me to write a little program that I'll probably
> call smbcontrol. It will have commands like:
>      smbcontrol nmbd force-election
>      smbcontrol smbd set-debug 7
>      smbcontrol smbd/3267 set-debug 9
> notice the differentiation between send to all and send to one pid in
> the last two commands.

You people rock! It's things like this that make Samba as good as it is.
I am glad to spend time answering newbie questions, leaving more time
for you guys to do the funky stuff. Keep up the good work.


P.S. Is there a wishlist of goals to achieve for 2.2? Things like DC and
LDAP support.


Matthew Geddes
Network Manager
Xavier College
Gawler, SA

...And by the way, Lars Kneschke's Samba TNG FAQ is at

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