To release Samba 4.0 'as is'

Jeremy Allison jra at
Wed Nov 23 15:07:15 MST 2011

On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 04:42:07PM -0500, simo wrote:
> On Wed, 2011-11-23 at 13:35 -0800, Jeremy Allison wrote: 
> > 
> > Personally I think following Matthieu's plans for getting to a release
> > make great sense.
> I am not sure what are the details of Matthieu's plan, but if smbd
> integration is part of that plan this is probably going to be the right
> way.

Pretty much what I listed. File specific bugs for missing
things - including missing functionality, and fix them.

> There are other aspects that need finishing that I want to add to the
> pile. For example right now we have a nice working End Point Mapper in
> s3 that we use to have a lsa and a spoolss daemons. This also should be
> integrated with the current samba4 counterpart that has it's own EPM
> daemon which doe snot integrate with external spoolss and lsa daemons.
> The external lsa daemon in particular is needed in order to let a DC not
> based on the samba4/AD layer respond over TCP/IP which is a
> functionality we developed in order to use samba as part of FreeIPA to
> support cross realm trust relationships with AD/Samba4-DCs.
> Not sure how that would be filed as a bug.

Feature request.


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