[Samba] RSAT for Win7

Rowland penny rpenny at samba.org
Wed Jan 13 09:12:33 UTC 2021

On 13/01/2021 07:27, L A Walsh via samba wrote:
> On 2021/01/11 08:27, Peter Milesson via samba wrote:
>> I know lots of people love Windows 7 (I'm one of them), but for the sake
>> of security, I would be very reluctant to let Windows 7 into my 
>> internet exposed networks. Remember, there are no security updates 
>> rolled out anymore. And more and more applications don't work under 
>> Windows 7.
> ---
>    Security updates are rolled out with the extended security support
> program...
>    Broken apps and lemmings...hmmm
>    And how long does your Windows 10 stay up and not blue screen?
>    FWIW:
>> uname -a ; uptime 
> CYGWIN_NT-6.1 ...           23:20:37 up 19 days...
>> But the choice is yours.
> ----
>    Given the number of problems in Win10, yes it is.
>    So how's that Aero desktop w/transparency working on Win 10 these
> days?  Last I heard they still couldn't get it to work in Win10, and
> uptime...?  How often does it reboot these days?  Yeah, the choice is
> yours.  MS still pushing for apps to not support win7 -- if they
> left it like they left WinXP, it'd work for years.

Sorry, but this isn't the  'Windows bashing list' , it is the 'samba 
mailing list' and is meant for problems with Samba. Please try to 
moderate your tone.


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