[Samba] [Announce] Samba 3.5.0rc2 Available for Download
robert at leblancnet.us
Mon Feb 1 08:19:07 MST 2010
On Sun, Jan 31, 2010 at 11:05 PM, Christian PERRIER <bubulle at debian.org>wrote:
> Quoting Karolin Seeger (kseeger at samba.org):
> > Release Announcements
> > =====================
> > This is the second release candidate of Samba 3.5. This is *not*
> Debian packages for 3.5.0rc2 were uploaded to Debian experimental as
> of Sunday Jan 31st.
> Many special thanks to Michael Adam for bringing a new configure
> option for the *.dat files location. That allowed us, Debian
> maintainers, to drop the very last bit of code changes meant to deal
> with file locations that were not fitting the Debian view of the FHS.
> The Debian diff is now very minimally restricted to Debian specific
> changes that are not suitable for upstream inclusion (mostly
> documentation stuff).
> The Debian packaging team for Samba will now discuss the opportunity
> to bring 3.5 packages in Debian unstable:
> - release Debian squeeze with 3.5 instead of the now quite rock solid
> - consequences for Ubuntu?
> Anyway, we again renew public thanks to Karolin's for her tremendous
> job in release management. The entire Samba Team also deserves thanks
> for their commitment to follow their release manager. A predictable
> upstream release policy is the best that can happen to distro
This is very exciting, thank you all for your hard work. We would like to
see 3.5 in Squeeze soon as we will most likely be deploying Windows 7 2nd
quarter this year.
Life Sciences & Undergraduate Education Computer Support
Brigham Young University
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