[PC-BSD Dev] samba4

John Hixson john at pcbsd.org
Fri Feb 14 10:49:01 PST 2014


On 02/14/2014 09:49, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 02/14/2014 12:47, Hakisho Nukama wrote:
>> On Fri, Feb 14, 2014 at 5:12 PM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
>>> On 02/13/2014 01:47, Joe Maloney wrote:
>>>
>>> Do you guys have any thoughts about pulling in samba 4 now that IX has it
>>> FreeNAS?  I’m curious if the Active Directory tool would need a re-write?
>>>
>>> Joe Maloney
>>>
>>>
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>>> I figure we will wait for it to hit ports first, since it probably will
>>> require tweaking of a number of other packages that rely upon it. (KDE and
>>> other desktops come to mind)
>>>
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>> I'm not sure, but are you speaking of:
>> https://www.freshports.org/net/samba41/ ? ;)
>>
>> Best Regards,
>> Hakisho Nukama
> Doh! I should have clarified, when it becomes the default in ports ;)
>
> We could try switching it in our EDGE branch, but I remember doing a
> previous switch and it wasn't fun :(
>
> Have you or any others tried it yet? Does it play nice with XBMC, KDE
> and the other depends we include?

I'll chime in on this ;-) I don't know how it plays with those, but what 
I can tell you is that samba4 is samba4 + samba3, so all the samba3 
tools are still included. I see no harm here as you can still use samba 
however you use it, without using the new samba4 functionality.

- John
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