net/samba41 port compiles nmbd as a shared object, not executable

Jordan Hubbard jkh at
Sat May 10 16:10:12 UTC 2014

On May 10, 2014, at 5:47 AM, Timur I. Bakeyev <timur at> wrote:

> Ok, nice to know this. As I understand, iXsystems now fully moved to Samba 4.1?
> I those thinking, guys, that you may wanted to create at the top of FreeNAS Samba4 appliance, similar to the one, provided by SerNet, only FreeBSD based. So, it can act as a Windows AD replacement in certain environments. In general, we have everything in ports to make the one.

If I understand what you’re saying above correctly, we’ve already done that. :)   You can use any version of FreeNAS after as a Windows Domain controller, and the UI for setting it up is in place to make that comparatively easy even.

- Jordan

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