[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#408033: smbfs: smbmount-unix-caps.patch no longer needed

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Fri Feb 2 08:35:06 CET 2007

On Tue, Jan 30, 2007 at 06:24:05PM +0100, Christian Perrier wrote:

> > > Even if it's still a case that all server-side perms are ignored, dropping
> > > this patch is still an improvement for users wanting symlink support,
> > > apparently.  So I agree with dropping it, as long as we're sure the kernel
> > > changes are in place.

> > Cool. What's the samba team's opinion of the userspace patches going into
> > etch/sarge? Here's a port of the patch that applies to both etch and
> > sarge:

> Well, that's more a question for the release managers, first. Would
> they allow such change in samba, for etch?

> Steve, you might need to switch your cap....:)

Pff, given some of the stuff being let in, I don't think it'll be a problem.

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