[PATCH/SAMBA4] Rename smbd to samba

simo idra at samba.org
Sun Sep 21 20:02:52 GMT 2008

On Sun, 2008-09-21 at 21:41 +0200, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> Attached is a patch that renames "smbd" in Samba 4 to "samba", per the
> discussion on the list earlier.
> If there are no objections, I'll push this patch in a couple of days. 
> Once this is in, I think the next step is looking at the "sambactl"
> utility that combines testparm and smbstatus.
> Also, would it be a good idea to rename the source4/smbd directory to
> source4/server ? This directory doesn't contain any smb-specific code,
> it's all generic infrastructure.

Seem a god idea yes, the name is confusing as it is.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at samba.org>
Senior Software Engineer at Red Hat Inc. <simo at redhat.com>

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