[Release Planning 3.6] Blockers Samba 3.6.0

Karolin Seeger kseeger at samba.org
Wed Jul 6 07:45:34 MDT 2011

On Tue, Jul 05, 2011 at 07:34:59PM +0200, Karolin Seeger wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 01, 2011 at 05:24:59PM +0200, Guenther Deschner wrote:
> > We (David and me) are both still working on resolving the migration 
> > issues. We do that by calling into the winreg backend directly now (w/o 
> > going over spoolss), we also removed the duplicated migration code 
> > between spoolssd and the net binary. Sorry it takes so long, we 
> > hopefully have it done by monday next week. In the other bug there were 
> > some patches that simo nacked, IIRC. Not sure how to deal with those. 
> > Simo, can you comment ?
> are these printer migration bugs really showstoppers?
> Can we lower severity and go ahead with a release (might be another rc)
> tomorrow?

I am really sorry to announce that Samba 3.6.0 won't be released today :-(.
There are two blocker bugs that need to addressed first (or unmarked as

The new release date is not available yet as it depends on the feedback in
these bug reports. I also vote for another release candidate, because so
many patches went into the tree since rc2. So if there are no objections,
the next 3.6 release will be 3.6.0rc3.

Sorry for the inconvenience!


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