[PC-BSD Dev] samba4

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Fri Feb 14 11:02:09 PST 2014


On 02/14/2014 13:49, John Hixson wrote:
>
> 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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>>>> Joe,
>>>>
>>>> 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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>>>> Kris Moore
>>>> PC-BSD Software
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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
>>
>

Well, I'm willing to give it a shot then if it seems it won't cause too
much trouble:

https://github.com/pcbsd/pcbsd/commit/296dc5b468b702c5c96507fab6f5b3b49091b582

I'll have this build in the next set of EDGE packages for testing :)

-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
iXsystems



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