Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Samba 4.0.0 Officially Released

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • phoronix
    started a topic Samba 4.0.0 Officially Released

    Samba 4.0.0 Officially Released

    Phoronix: Samba 4.0.0 Officially Released

    At long last Samba 4.0.0 has seen the light of day. Samba 4.0 was officially released today as the major rewrite of this widely used SMB/CIFS implementation...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTI0ODk

  • tomato
    replied
    Originally posted by Ericg View Post
    Just read the article...whats the diff between using GlobalNames Zone vs just routing all DNS through a DNS Server that has a host file entry for all clients? Because it says you have to add a CNAME entry for east client soooo... same amount of work?? (DNS server could be linux, bsd or win based since win has C:\windows\system\drivers\etc\hosts)
    I haven't used Samba4, but shouldn't be this done automatically when you add a computer to the domain? That's what Windows AD controllers do.

    Leave a comment:


  • steveambeo
    replied
    Linux on the desktop in the enterprise and business.

    Leave a comment:


  • Ericg
    replied
    Originally posted by garegin View Post
    ms is phasing out netbios and recommending people to use globalnames zone.
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/l.../cc731744.aspx
    Just read the article...whats the diff between using GlobalNames Zone vs just routing all DNS through a DNS Server that has a host file entry for all clients? Because it says you have to add a CNAME entry for east client soooo... same amount of work?? (DNS server could be linux, bsd or win based since win has C:\windows\system\drivers\etc\hosts)

    Leave a comment:


  • garegin
    replied
    Originally posted by Hohlraum View Post
    - There is no NetBIOS browsing support (network neighbourhood)
    available for the AD domain controller. (Support in nmbd and smbd
    for classic domains and member/standalone servers is unchanged).

    .. fail.
    ms is phasing out netbios and recommending people to use globalnames zone.
    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/l.../cc731744.aspx

    Leave a comment:


  • Hohlraum
    replied
    - There is no NetBIOS browsing support (network neighbourhood)
    available for the AD domain controller. (Support in nmbd and smbd
    for classic domains and member/standalone servers is unchanged).

    .. fail.

    Leave a comment:


  • deanjo
    replied
    Yup.... another sure sign that the world is coming to an end in 10 days. :P

    Leave a comment:


  • bulletxt
    replied
    Wow.. this is such a good news!

    Leave a comment:


  • uid313
    replied
    Awesome

    This is awesome for Linux on the desktop in the enterprise and business.

    Leave a comment:

Working...
X