SMB2, Samba 3 latest git....

Jeremy Allison jra at
Fri May 14 10:56:41 MDT 2010

On Fri, May 14, 2010 at 12:03:42PM +0300, Sassy Natan wrote:
> Hi Jeremy
> Just want to let u know that I have tested the smb2 protocol with "max
> protocol = SMB2 " and I found it working very well.

Thanks. There are still some bugs I'm working on via the
test suite.

> I did a compare with [Windows 2008r2 server <-> Windows 7] vs [Samba 3
> Latest git <->Windows 7] and the result was almost the same.

I'd love to see the results if you can post them !

> I still however wanted to know if file system acls and kerberos are
> also supported when I'm using smb2.

ACLs yes, krb5 currently no (it's one of the things I
intend to fix probably next week whilst I'm up at Microsoft).

> Can u drop a comments on this please...
> I want to find bugs,since I know your life is driven by Bugzila :-)

Please find and log bugs - it's much appreciated. I'm
on target for SMB2 to be fully feature complete and passing
all tests (I know about :-) by end of May for the OEM's to
start productizing.


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