[Samba] [Announce] Samba 3.5.0rc2 Available for Download

Dale Schroeder dale at BriannasSaladDressing.com
Mon Feb 1 13:31:20 MST 2010

On 02/01/2010 12:05 AM, Christian PERRIER 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
>    3.4?
> - 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
> packagers.
Any chance that there will be included in this release, a fix for the 
libkrb5-3 1.8 problem with winbind?
Or will that fix have to come from the libkrb5-3 maintainers?

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