Fixing (culling) some of TOSHARAG (Samba3-HOWTO)

John H Terpstra jht at
Sun Sep 16 06:58:07 MDT 2012

On 09/16/2012 01:27 AM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> I've taken on part of the task of fixing up the docs to be current.
> I've prepared this branch:
> There is much more to do, but it's actually not hard to just axe the
> clearly outdated stuff.  This tries for example to remove references to
> security=share, security=server, and to printing when 'spoolss disabled
> = yes' is set, along with other clearly old things.
> The HOWTO is an easy target, as it was originally compiled from old text
> files.  The By Example book will probably be harder. 
> What I've not done, and would like help with, is testing the result, or
> feedback if you feel I've killed too much, and would prefer to rewrite
> it instead (but only offer that if you really think you can rewrite it -
> it is better to remove wrong docs than to keep them forever hoping they
> will be fixed).
> Thanks,
> Andrew Bartlett

Andrew et al,

I much appreciate the make-over that is being attempted in these docs.
I will gladly review as time permits, though I an flat to the board with
work issues.  If you have any specific questions please shoot them my
way and I will respond within 24 hours.

John T.

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