FreeBSD Port: samba*

David W. Chapman Jr. dwcjr at
Mon Feb 23 12:43:26 PST 2004

These are issues that need to be brought up to the samba team.  I'm working
on updating to 3.0.2 now which may fix some of your problems.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Mike Jakubik" <mike at>
To: "'Timur I. Bakeyev'" <timur at>; <dwcjr at>
Cc: <ports at>
Sent: Monday, February 23, 2004 2:38 PM
Subject: RE: FreeBSD Port: samba*

> I see. I ran the 3.0.x branch and I've found it to be stable for the most
> part, however character conversion (needed to setup file sharing for Macs)
> did not work, and neither did the vfs modules I needed. Hope the issues
> resolved soon.
> Thanks.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Timur I. Bakeyev [mailto:timur at]
> Sent: Friday, February 20, 2004 6:42 AM
> To: Mike Jakubik; dwcjr at
> Cc: ports at
> Subject: Re: FreeBSD Port: samba*
> On Wed, 18 Feb 2004 09:12:18 -0500
>   "Mike Jakubik" <mike at> wrote:
> >Hello,
> >
> > I am just wondering, but shouldn't samba be moved to samba-old and
> >samba-devel to samba? It is my understanding that the latest stable
> >code is 3.0.2a, and the 2.2 branch is only getting security updates.
> Well, 3.0 branch isn't yet 'stable' in the FreeBSD sence, at least. If you
> take a look on a samba roadmap, they expect stability only in the 3.x
> of samba. Samba 3 is still for brave ones or for those who need new
> badly :)
> Cheers,
> Timur.

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