Samba 3.5.16 Available for Download

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“Information’s pretty thin stuff
unless mixed with experience.”

Clarence Day
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Release Announcements
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This is the latest stable release of Samba 3.5.

Major enhancements in Samba 3.5.16 include:

o Fix possible memory leaks in the Samba master process (bug #8970).
o Fix uninitialized memory read in talloc_free().
o Fix smbd crash with unknown user (bug #8314).

Changes since 3.5.15:
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o Jeremy Allison <jra@samba.org>
* BUG 8314: Fix smbd crash with unknown user.
* BUG 8831: Fix inconsistent (with manpage) command-line switch for “help”
in smbtree.
* BUG 8882: Fix processing of %U with vfs_full_audit when “force user”
is set.
* BUG 8897: winbind_krb5_locator only returns one IP address.
* BUG 8910: resolve_ads() code can return zero addresses and miss valid DC
IP addresses.
* BUG 8957: Fix typo in pam_winbindd code.
* BUG 8972: Directory group write permission bit is set if unix extensions
are enabled.
* BUG 8974: Kernel oplocks are broken when uid(file) != uid(process).
* BUG 8989: Send correct responses to NT Transact Secondary when no data and
no params.
* BUG 8994: Fix “winbind normalize names”.

o Andrew Bartlett <abartlet@samba.org>
* BUG 8599: Only use SamLogonEx when we can get unencrypted session keys.
* BUG 8943: Slow but responsive DC can lock up winbindd for > 10 minutes
at a time.

o Björn Baumbach <bb@sernet.de>
* BUG 7564: Fix default name resolve order in the manpage.

o John Bradshaw <john@johnbradshaw.org>
* BUG 7938: Fix typo (overrided -> overridden) in Samba3-HOWTO.

o Olaf Flebbe <o.flebbe@science-computing.de>
* BUG 8552: Correct documentation of “case sensitive”.

o Björn Jacke <bj@sernet.de>
* BUG 8869: Remove outdated netscape ds 5 schema file.
* BUG 9011: Fix build on HP-UX.

o Volker Lendecke <vl@samba.org>
* Fix uninitialized memory read in talloc_free().
* BUG 8338: OS/X can not deal with a 10-vwv read on normal files.
* BUG 8998: Notify code can miss a ChDir.
* BUG 9000: Fix a Winbind race leading to 100% CPU.
* BUG 9003: Fix posix acl on gpfs.

o Matthieu Patou <mat@matws.net>
* BUG 8975: Make sure that Winbind can coredump.

o Karolin Seeger <kseeger@samba.org>
* BUG 7930: Add hint that setting “profile acls = yes” on normal shares can
cause trouble.

o Richard Sharpe <realrichardsharpe@gmail.com>
* BUG 8822: Fix building out-of-tree vfs modules.
* BUG 8970: Fix possible memory leaks in the Samba master process.

o Simo Sorce <idra@samba.org>
* BUG 8915: Fix pam_winbind build against newer iniparser library.

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Reporting bugs & Development Discussion
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Please discuss this release on the samba-technical mailing list or by
joining the #samba-technical IRC channel on irc.freenode.net.

If you do report problems then please try to send high quality
feedback. If you don’t provide vital information to help us track down
the problem then you will probably be ignored. All bug reports should
be filed under the Samba 3.5 product in the project’s Bugzilla
database (https://bugzilla.samba.org/).

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== Our Code, Our Bugs, Our Responsibility.
== The Samba Team
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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-3.5.16.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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