Samba 4.6 RC1 Arrives For Latest With File & Print Services
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software on 5 January 2017 at 06:22 AM EST. Add A Comment
The release candidate is out for the upcoming Samba 4.6 version of this open-source SMB/CIFS implementation.

Samba 4.6 RC1 is the first preview release in the 4.6 series. Samba 4.6 RC1 adds support for uploading printer drivers from Windows 10 clients, the Netlogon server in Samba AD DC can now run as multiple processes, improved AD performance, DNS improvements, and a variety of other changes.

Those wanting to learn more about Samba 4.6 RC1 can do so via the release notes.
Related News
About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 20,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via

Popular News This Week