Bug #5906 patch in 3.0.x

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Feb 11 19:37:27 GMT 2009

On Sun, Feb 08, 2009 at 11:00:02PM +0100, Adrien Cunin wrote:
> Hi Jeremy and everyone,
> (Jeremy, I'm CCing you as I think you're likely to be able to answer my
> questions below)
> I'm using Samba as NT PDC for a domain which trusts another NT domain (run by
> Windows NT). It's running on Ubuntu 8.04 so Samba version is 3.0.28a (Ubuntu
> package).
> I encountered a bug making winbindd crash when calling getent group. I quickly
> found bug #5906 in the bug tracker, applied the patch to the package provided by
> Ubuntu and saw it was working.
> So why was the patch not applied to the 3.0 branch? is there anything since
> 3.0.28a that fixed the bug differently? or did you think the bug didn't affect
> 3.0.x?
> If it should have been applied to the 3.0 branch, can it be done now or has 3.0
> reached end of life?

3.0.x is end of life but this is an appropriate fix. I've pushed into
the 3_0_test git tree.



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