[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#486370: samba4: outdated package description

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at samba.org
Mon Jul 21 23:03:30 UTC 2008

Am Montag, den 21.07.2008, 19:07 +0100 schrieb Justin B Rye:
> > Samba 4 is not specifically aimed at supporting SMB2 however - it supports SMB itself
> > just as well. SMB2 is also disabled by default.         
> You're agreeing with me - it does specifically aim at adding support
> for SMB2 (I didn't say anything about _dropping_ support for SMB).
No - your wording makes it sound like SMB2 is the main feature of Samba 4. It's just a
 minor part of Samba 4 and Samba 3 will probably support it as well soon. 

> >> Then the samba 4 package would be something like this:
> My point is that the fix may require coordination across the entire
> suite - unless the plan is for Samba 4 to replace Samba 3 early in
> Lenny+1, in which case just fixing Samba 4 would do.  I could of
> course submit separate bugreports against each package, but would
> those be welcome when we're going into a freeze? 
The samba and samba4 packages will be maintained separately in lenny+1.
So it would be nice to have a bug report as well for samba 3.



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