Samba 3.0.1 Available for Download

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Tue Dec 16 00:16:35 GMT 2003

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In an attempt to avoid the holiday rush common to software
releases, the Samba Team is proud to announce the availability
of the first patch release of the Samba 3.0 code base.

This is the latest stable release of Samba and is the
version that all production Samba servers should be running
for all current bug-fixes.  Some of the more common bugs in
3.0.0 addressed  in the release include:

~  * Substitution problems with smb.conf variables.
~  * Errors in return codes which caused some applications
~    to fail to open files.
~  * General Protection Faults on Windows 2000/XP clients
~    using Samba point-n-print features.
~  * Several miscellaneous crash bugs.
~  * Access problems when enumerating group mappings are
~    stored in an LDAP Directory.
~  * Several common SWAT bugs when writing changes to
~    smb.conf.
~  * Internal inconsistencies when 'winbind use default
~    domain = yes'

The source code can be downloaded from :


The uncompressed tarball and patch file have been signed
using GnuPG.  The Samba public key is available at


Binary packages are available at


A simplified version of the CVS log of updates since
3.0.0 can be found in the the download directory
under the name ChangeLog-3.0.0-3.0.1.  The release
notes are also available on-line at


As always, all bugs ( are our

~                                  --Enjoy
~                                  The Samba Team

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