Status of samba projects

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Thu Mar 1 15:10:43 GMT 2001

On Wed, 28 Feb 2001 08:13:12 Ragnar Wisløff wrote:
> Hello list members,
> I'm slightly confused as to the status of the samba 
> project(s), and was  wondering if someone here could give 
> an authoritative answer to what the  situation is. 
> Is it correct that the current latest stable version 
> 2.0.7 is being developed  into 2.2 by a continuation of 
> the "original" team?

Samba 2.0.x is no longer being developered.  Samba 2.2 
was frozen from the HEAD branch several months ago.  The 
HEAD branch will become Samba 3.0.

> And samba TNG is working on a different approach which 
> will be version 3? is a separate project now, with 
a separate set of developers and goals.

Cheers, jerry
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