[Pkg-samba-maint] Samba 4.5 for stretch

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Dec 3 09:01:23 UTC 2016

On Sat, 2016-12-03 at 01:06 +0000, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 01, 2016 at 11:46:05PM +0100, Mathieu Parent wrote:
> > 
> > I plan to upload samba 4.5 to sid next week, targeting stretch. Any
> > thoughts/blockers?
> Thanks for working on the updates for 4.5; we sould indeed really get
> 4.5 into stretch..
> I haven't followed recent changes closely. If there are any changes
> that impact our dependencies, you probably want to coordinate with
> release team since we're past the stretch transition freeze date.

I agree, it would be really good to get these in.  Thanks Mathieu for
all the hard work. 

Samba 4.5.2 in particular will be pretty good, I hope.  4.5.1 fixed an
important deadlock, and 4.5.2 will include all the dbcheck and
tombstone expunge patches, which should make upgrades smoother. 


Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett                       http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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