[Samba] [ANNOUNCE] Samba 3.2.2 Available for Download

Christian Perrier bubulle at debian.org
Wed Aug 27 07:19:00 GMT 2008

Quoting Dennis Clarke (dclarke at blastwave.org):

> out of more than just idle curiosity .. how are you going to deliver
> Samba? As one package or as eight or nine little broken up packages such
> that other packages which have dependencies will need to only install
> something small?
> I hope you can see why I am asking.

samba in Debian has "always" (at least for so many years that I can't
really remember unless digging in changelogs) been split into several

bubulle at mykerinos:~/src/debian/samba/samba-3.2.2/debian$ grep "^Package:" control
Package: samba
Package: samba-common
Package: samba-tools
Package: smbclient
Package: swat
Package: samba-doc
Package: samba-doc-pdf
Package: smbfs
Package: libpam-smbpass
Package: libsmbclient
Package: libsmbclient-dev
Package: winbind
Package: samba-dbg
Package: libwbclient0

I think that anyone can easily spot what is in what package..:-)

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