[Samba] Updating samba version 4.17.5 to version 4.17.6 from Debian backports - armel architecture

spindles seven spindles7 at gmail.com
Sat Mar 18 12:31:42 UTC 2023

On 18 March 2023 07:08 Michael Tokarev wrote:
> 18.03.2023 01:56, spindles seven wrote:
> > On 16 March 2023 20:22 Michael Tokarev wrote:
> ..
> >> Once you remove my 4.17 repo from your sources.list, apt wont be able
> >> to find the right version of samba for bullseye, even if "almost" the
> >> same version is available in bpo11.
> >
> > Thanks for this.  However, I don't understand this last statement - once I removed
> your repo from the sources.list.d, the update went through no problem from the
> bullseye-backports repo.  Can you clarify?
> I wasn't clear enough.
> If you installed some samba component from my repo, it will be of version 4.17.6-1. If
> you remove my repo from sources.list and add bpo11 repo instead, all available
> samba components will be of version 4.17.6-1~bpo11.
> So you wont be able to install any *other* samba component anymore, because they
> depend on exact version of each other. So you'll have to "downgrade" already
> installed components to ~bpo11 version first, and only after that you'll be able to
> install other components from there.
> Components - for example, if you installed smbclient but want to install winbind, or
> installed winbind without samba, etc.
> But looking at the $subject again, I guess this is all moot anyway, because I don't
> provide armel architecture in my repository.
> Anyway, that's all good now.
> Thanks,
> /mjt

That's great, understood.   Many thanks.

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