[Samba] Samba 3.0 + eCS (os/2)

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Fri Jan 7 01:56:05 GMT 2005

On Fri, Jan 07, 2005 at 02:50:40AM +0100, Guenter Kukkukk wrote:
> Hello Dietrich,
> > Hi,
> >
> > I use eCS as client for samba. with samba 2.2.x I have never problems
> > after configuration. With update my server from  suse 8.1 to 9.1 was
> > also samba changed from 2.2.x to 3.0.x. Since this I have only truble.
> > max protocol lanman1 works without problems, only .. I have no longnames.
> > The docs says, lanman1 is the first with long names support, also not
> > about the pm (desktop from os2). With lanman2 (or higher) I see
> > longnames in the commandline. I can save/create files, I can not copy
> > this this commanline tools, only read and save as. no access about the pm,
> >
> > No Ideas, only dowgrade to Samba 2.2.x, this maks other truble with my wine.
> >
> > Dietrich
> >
> a lot of work has been done by the samba team during the last weeks, to
> get eCS / OS/2 working right with _samba 4.0_.
> Samba 4.0 is the upcoming new version - a more or less complete re-write
> of samba with many, many  new features....
> The 4.0 release date is unknown at the moment.
> A. Tridgell: "... it will be released, when it is ready for release..."
> If you need further information, you can also contact me directly at
> sambaos2 at kukkukk.com
> Cheers, Guenter
> btw - two samba - os/2 related IRC channels have been setup on irc.freenode.net
>     #samba-os2
>     #samba-os2-technical
> Everyone should feel free to join those channels - it's not too crowded there at the moment. :-)

It would be helpful to point out the problems with OS/2 and Samba3 also,
as I'd like to get these fixed whilst Samba3 is still being developed and

Email works much better for reporting these things than IRC btw :-).



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