Features that s4 will (not) include

Charles Tryon charles.tryon at gmail.com
Thu Dec 6 12:34:50 MST 2012

There's also the Status Wiki page.  That page never seemed to get traction,
so it's pretty out of date, but it could be a place to start (or in the
worst case, a page you could wipe and re-purpose to publish the real
release status).


On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 2:41 AM, Karolin Seeger <kseeger at samba.org> wrote:

> Hi,
> On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 10:40:23AM +1100, Dewayne wrote:
> > An excellent idea Marc, it will help to:
> > A) set expectations for all,
> > B) ease frustration when users/administrators spend time trying to get
> > functionality working that doesn't exist (yet)
> > C) aid architects planning to migrate from Windows Server 20XX to Samba4
> > D) lower repetitive Q&A
> > E) assure people that things haven't just been missed but are planned as
> > Samba4 evolves
> > And other soft benefits.  :)
> thanks for your feedback, it's mcuh appreciated!
> We are going to provide a whitepaper about (un-)supported fetures in 4.0.0
> until the final release. That will be available in the Wiki.
> Hopefully, the release notes will be extended
> also. The s4 roadmap should be revised, too.
> There are still gaps in the manpages, but we are currently working pretty
> hard
> on the code and the docs will certainly see updates in the next bugfix
> releases.
> Thanks!
> Karolin
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