To release Samba 4.0 'as is'

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Nov 29 11:48:02 MST 2011

On Tue, Nov 29, 2011 at 04:41:52PM +1100, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> Jeremy and Gémes,
> I wish to wholeheartedly agree with this proposal.  My first priority is
> to get Samba's first AD server into the hands of our users.  I am not
> concerned about what we call it, just as long as it is clear to our
> users that it is stable and supported by the Samba Team.
> I therefore would like to propose a pre1 of this Samba 4.0 AD be
> released from master in 2 weeks time.  I do not propose to branch at
> this point, but given our good experience so far, to use a revived
> wintest and the continuous integration of autobuild as our quality
> assurance.

We need to sort out the fileserver integration first IMHO. Once we've
done that we can move to going into a release process. I think
metze has a longer comment on that he's posted.


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