To release Samba 4.0 'as is'

Alexander Bokovoy ab at
Tue Nov 22 23:47:42 MST 2011

Hi Tridge,

On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 05:32, Andrew Tridgell <tridge at> wrote:
>> Rightly or wrongly Samba4 is seen as the replacement
>> for Samba3. If you ship what you have now you put the
>> Team members who support OEM fileservers in an incredibly
>> difficult position w.r.t. marketing and communications
>> with our customers, not to mention the Linux distros.
> no, their existing setups just keep working. It is only if they decide
> to setup an AD DC that things change.
And that's what OEM people would do -- provide AD DC together with a
fileserver on a single server -- which is causing issues here.
Can we have a reasonable strategy for the case considering this single
server setup?

/ Alexander Bokovoy

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