Samba 3.4.6 Available for Download

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“I have not failed. I’ve just found
10,000 ways that won’t work.”

Thomas A. Edison
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Release Announcements
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This is the latest stable release of Samba 3.4.

Major enhancements in Samba 3.4.6 include:

o “wide links” and “unix extensions” are incompatible (bug #7104).
o Fix printing with 64 bit clients (bug #6888).
o Fix core dump on Ubuntu 8.04 64 bit (bug #7063).
o Fix failing of smbd to respond to a read or a write caused by
Linux asynchronous IO (aio) (bug #7067).
o Fix string buffer overflow causing heap corruption in smbd (bug #7096).

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Changes
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Changes since 3.4.5
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o Michael Adam <obnox@samba.org>
* Make idmap cache persistent for “ldapsam:trusted”.
* Also fill the memcache with sid<->id mappings in ldapsam_sid_to_id() not
only the persistent idmap cache.
* Shortcut uid_to_sid when “ldapsam:trusted = yes”.


o Jeremy Allison <jra@samba.org>
* BUG 6557: Fix vfs_full_audit.
* BUG 7063: Fix core dump on Ubuntu 8.04 64 bit.
* BUG 7067: Fix failing of smbd to respond to a read or a write caused by
Linux asynchronous IO (aio).
* BUG 7072: Fix unlocking of accounts from ldap.
* BUG 7081: Fix vfs_expand_msdfs.
* BUG 7104: “wide links” and “unix extensions” are incompatible.
* BUG 7122: Fix reading of large browselist.
* BUG 7154: “mangling method = hash” can crash storing a name containing a ‘.’.
* BUG 7155: Valgrind Conditional jump or move depends on uninitialised
value(s) error when “mangling method = hash”.

o Steven Danneman <steven.danneman@isilon.com>
* BUG 7096: Fix string buffer overflow causing heap corruption in smbd.

o Günther Deschner <gd@samba.org>
* BUG 6888: Fix printing with 64 bit clients.
* BUG 7130: Fix listing of printjobs in Windows 7.
* BUG 7136: Spoolss getprinterdriver2 level 101 marshalling is bad.

o William Jojo <w.jojo@hvcc.edu>
* BUG 7052: Fix DFS on AIX (maybe others).

o Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com>
* BUG 6868: Fix crash bug in ‘cifs.upcall’.

o Volker Lendecke <vl@samba.org>
* BUG 5885: Fix bogus ip address in SWAT.
* BUG 6981: Fix large paged search with DirX LDAP servers.
* BUG 7068: Fix pdb_search crash as non-root user.
* Make pdb_copy_sam_account also copy the group sid.

o Stefan Metzmacher <metze@samba.org>
* BUG 6157: Use the first “uid” value.
* BUG 6888: Fix printing with 64 bit clients.
* BUG 7098: Fix results of ‘smbclient -L’ with a large browse list.
* Shortcut gid_to_sid when “ldapsam:trusted = yes”.
* Speed up pdb_get_group_sid().
* Try to build the full unix_pw structure with ldapsam:trusted support.
* Optimize ldapsam_alias_memberships() and cache ldap searches.

o Lars Müller <lars@samba.org>
* BUG 7047: Add cross option to samba_cv_linux_getgrouplist_ok.
* BUG 7102: Normalize “Changing password for” msg IDs and STRs.

o Bo Yang <boyang@samba.org>
* BUG 7106: Fix malformed require_membership_of_sid.

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Download Details
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The uncompressed tarballs and patch files have been signed
using GnuPG (ID 6568B7EA). The source code can be downloaded
from:

http://download.samba.org/samba/ftp/stable

The release notes are available online at:

http://www.samba.org/samba/history/samba-3.4.6.html

Binary packages will be made available on a volunteer basis from

http://download.samba.org/samba/ftp/Binary_Packages/

Our Code, Our Bugs, Our Responsibility.
(https://bugzilla.samba.org/)

–Enjoy
The Samba Team

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