[Samba] Re: Roots of Samba

Michal Kurowski mkur at poczta.gazeta.pl
Fri Sep 2 00:45:33 GMT 2005

kent [kent at mail.wareham.mec.edu] wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have a class of Linux/OpenSource newbies and want to explain the origins of
> Samba as a typical Open Source project. My interest in Samba has grown, as well
> as my implementation of Samba. I started with 3 users on one server and now have
> ~2300 users in 10 buildings using Samba w/LDAP backend in a public school
> district.
> Anyway, I can give them my perspective, but I want them to know what an Open
> Source project is like. Andrew Tridgell is one of or the original developer. Can
> anyone give me brief history to tell the class?

In the source distribution there is a file:


It should give exactly the info you need.


Michal Kurowski
perl -e '$_=q#: 13_2: 12/o{>: 8_4) (_4: 6/2^-2; 3;-2^\2: 5/7\_/\7: 12m m::#;

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