[Samba] Upgrading Samba on Debian

Andy Pont andy.pont at sdcsystems.com
Thu Aug 18 16:52:24 UTC 2022

Rowland wrote…

>You need to tell apt to use backports e.g. apt install -t bullseye-backports
That doesn’t seem to have changed anything.

The output from apt-cache shows:

root at build:/etc/apt/sources.list.d# apt-cache policy samba
   Installed: 2:4.15.7+dfsg-0.1bullseye1
   Candidate: 2:4.15.7+dfsg-0.1bullseye1
   Version table:
      2:4.16.4+dfsg-2~bpo11+1 100
         100 http://deb.debian.org/debian bullseye-backports/main amd64 
  *** 2:4.15.7+dfsg-0.1bullseye1 500
         500 http://apt.van-belle.nl/debian bullseye-samba415/main amd64 
         100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
      2:4.13.13+dfsg-1~deb11u5 500
         500 http://security.debian.org/debian-security 
bullseye-security/main amd64 Packages
      2:4.13.13+dfsg-1~deb11u4 500
         500 http://deb.debian.org/debian bullseye/main amd64 Packages

Still trying to figure out what the numbers mean and whether they show 
that the repo for 4.15 has preference over bullseye-backports.


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