[Samba] Upgrading Samba on Debian

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Thu Aug 18 16:45:40 UTC 2022

On Thu, 2022-08-18 at 16:39 +0000, Andy Pont via samba wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a server running Debian 11 into which was installed Samba
> 4.15.7 
> from http://apt.van-belle.nl/debian/.  Apt now has access to the 
> bullseye-backports repo but when I run apt-get update and apt-get 
> upgrade I don’t see Samba in the list of packages that can be
> upgraded 
> despite 4.16.4 being in backports.
> Is there some magic incantation that I am missing?

You need to tell apt to use backports e.g. 
apt install -t bullseye-backports


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