[Samba] Re: samba Digest, Vol 76, Issue 10

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Sat Apr 11 20:39:38 GMT 2009

On Sat, Apr 11, 2009 at 10:06:21AM +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 11, 2009 at 08:44:01AM +0200, Alex Thurley wrote:
> > I wonder if somebody has a correctly working SMB service in Mac OS X  
> > Server 10.5.x. I've got here lots of "This process has forked.." and  
> > "Broken Pipe" errors as described in this post: 
> > http://www.afp548.com/forum/viewtopic.php?showtopic=22295
> > 
> > Would be nice if a Samba-guru could point us to the right direction.
> This seems to come from a samba module called odsam that is
> not part of upstream Samba. The corresponding patch is
> available from
> http://www.opensource.apple.com/darwinsource/10.5.6/samba-187.8/patches/auth-module-open-directory
> but has not been submitted by Apple for upstream Samba. In
> fact, it carries a
>    Copyright (C) 2003-2007 Apple Inc. All Rights Reserved.
> which to me seems quite interesting for GPL code :-)

The "All Rights Reserved" bit is rather silly, being
as it's GPL code :-). Can't go upstream with that (C)
I'm afraid.


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