Re: Updating Samba

From: Ronald Klop <>
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 08:03:10 UTC
Van: Andrew Walker <>
Datum: dinsdag, 21 juni 2022 14:43
Aan: "Patrick M. Hausen" <>
CC: Ronald Klop <>,, Carmel <>
Onderwerp: Re: Updating Samba
> On Tue, Jun 21, 2022 at 3:44 AM Patrick M. Hausen <> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> > Am 19.06.2022 um 12:52 schrieb Ronald Klop <>:
>> > iXsystems ported Samba 4.15 for TrueNAS. I don't know why they did not try to get that into the regular ports tree or how much effort it took them to accomplish this. I'll cc the maintainer of them.> 
> Our port of samba may not be 100% appropriate for upstreaming. For instance, we do not build with the AD DC role and we have custom vfs modules that are not tested against the variety of configurations that FreeBSD users might have. I'm happy to make a quick update of the FreeBSD port to 4.15 or 4.16 if Timur is no longer maintaining it.
> Andrew

Thanks for responding Andrew,

Would you like to respond on this issue about it? Timur is also in the cc there.