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[Samba] [Announce] Samba 3.4.8 Available for Download

From: Karolin Seeger <kseeger_at_nospam>
Date: Tue May 11 2010 - 12:14:01 GMT
To: samba-announce@samba.org, samba@samba.org, samba-technical@samba.org

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                               "Dogs never bite me. Just humans."

                                Marilyn Monroe
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Release Announcements
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This is the latest stable release of Samba 3.4.

Major enhancements in Samba 3.4.8 include:

   o Fix Winbind reconnection to it's own domain (bug #7295).
   o Fix an uninitialized variable read in smbd (bug #7254).
   o Fix smbd crash with CUPS printers and no [printers] share defined
     (bug #7297).
   o Fix NULL pointer dereference in smbd (bug #7229).

Changes since 3.4.7
-------------------

o Michael Adam <obnox@samba.org>
    * BUG 7231: Fix automatic building of vfs_tsmsm if gpfs and dmapi are
      present.

o Jeremy Allison <jra@samba.org>
    * BUG 7159: Fix handling of bad server data returns in client rpc_transport.
    * BUG 7255: Fix "printer admin" functionality.
    * BUG 7288: Fix SMB job IDs in CUPS job names.
    * BUG 7297: Fix smbd crash with CUPS printers and no [printers] share
      defined.
    * BUG 7310: Fix DOS attribute inconsistency with MS Office.

o Kai Blin <kai@samba.org>
    * BUG 7290: Fix core dump in 'ntlm_auth'.

o Günther Deschner <gd@samba.org>
    * BUG 6727: Fix printing issues.
    * BUG 7176: Fix incorrect format of device mode strings.
    * BUG 7256: Fix value-needed calculation in_spoolss_EnumPrinterData().
    * BUG 7277: Fix exporting printers via 'cupsaddsmb' command.

o Björn Jacke <bj@sernet.de>
    * BUG 7352: Fix different definitions of TIME_T_MAX.

o Michael Karcher <samba@mkarcher.dialup.fu-berlin.de>
    * BUG 7269: Fix job management commands for CUPS queues.

o Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com>
    * BUG 6853: Fix race condition in mount.cifs that allows user to replace
      mountpoint with a symlink.

o Volker Lendecke <vl@samba.org>
    * BUG 5198: Fix parsing of the gecos field.
    * BUG 5626: Fix build on AIX.
    * BUG 7229: Fix NULL pointer dereference in smbd.
    * BUG 7254: Fix an uninitialized variable read in smbd found by Laurent
      Gaffié from Stratsec.
    * BUG 7326: Fix writing with vfs_full_audit.

o Derrell Lipman <derrell@dworkin.(none)>
    * BUG 7345: Fix incomplete description of function return values in
      libsmbclient.h.

o Jim McDonough <jmcd@samba.org>
    * BUG 7378: Display an error on 'net conf import' failures.

o Roel van Meer <rolek@alt001.com>
    * BUG 6814: Fix valgrind warning.

o Stefan Metzmacher <metze@samba.org>
    * BUG 7159: Fix handling of bad server data returns in client rpc_transport.
    * BUG 7170: Never mark external domains as internal.
    * BUG 7295: Fix Winbind reconnection to it's own domain.
    * BUG 7316: Make sure we don't try rpc requests against unaccessable
      domains.
    * BUG 7317: Fix problems with SIGCHLD handling in Winbind.

o SATOH Fumiyasu <fumiyas@osstech.co.jp>
    * BUG 1206: Fix segfault in vfs_netatalk.

o Bo Yang <boyang@samba.org>
    * BUG 7206: Fix duplicate signal handler.

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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-3.4.8.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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