[Samba] SWAT for CentOS 7

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri Feb 26 09:20:04 UTC 2016

On 26/02/16 00:43, Means, Jeffrey D. wrote:
> Just out of curiosity why was swat discontinued? Plus what in the 
> future will be available as a GUI replacement for swat? Is there any 
> thing in the channel for replacing the GUI for samba so that the 
> admins running x will have a simple interface for setting up samba 
> plus administrators of the domain services samba provides?
> Thanks in advance,
> Jeff Means

It was removed nearly three years ago because, as far as I am aware, it 
wasn't being maintained and didn't work with an AD DC.
There does not seem to any GUI replacement being worked on, but I am 
sure that a patch to add one, will be examined sympathetically.


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