4.2rc2 and winbindd

Rowland Penny repenny241155 at gmail.com
Sun Oct 19 14:49:07 MDT 2014

On 19/10/14 21:16, Michael Adam wrote:
> On 2014-10-19 at 16:01 +0100, Rowland Penny wrote:
>> On 19/10/14 15:55, steve wrote:
>>> On 19/10/14 16:39, Rowland Penny wrote:
>>>> So you missed the release notes then ;-)
>>>> Winbindd is now used on the Samba AD DC by default, replacing the
>>>> partial rewrite used for winbind operations in Samba 4.0 and 4.1.
>>> We have this:
>>>> Release Announcements
>>>> =====================
>>>> This is the first preview release of Samba 4.3.  This is *not*
>>>> intended for production environments and is designed for testing
>>>> purposes only.  Please report any defects via the Samba bug reporting
>>>> system at https://bugzilla.samba.org/.
>>>> Samba 4.3 will be the next version of the Samba suite.
>> OK, I give in, where did you get that from ? mine came from the
>> 4.2rc2 release notes that Karolin Seeger posted on Wednesday.
> Until the time when the v4-2-test branch was forked from master,
> the release notes for 4.2 were maintained in master. At fork
> time, which was 4.2.0rc1, the release notes in master were
> reset for future work for 4.3. So while Rowland was testing
> with the 4.2 tarball, steve was testing from master.
> Cheers - Michael
OK Michael, I believe that you are one of the samba devs, where I am 
going wrong ????

Also, if Steve is testing with master from git, why is the samba daemon 
not starting the winbindd daemon ???


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