[CentOS] CentOS 6.8 and samba

Tue May 23 14:21:54 UTC 2017
Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>

On Sun, May 21, 2017 at 12:51:50PM -0700, Gordon Messmer wrote:
> The bug report mentioned in the message you replied to indicates that the
> problem was fixed in samba's master branch with this commit:
> https://git.samba.org/?p=samba.git;a=commit;h=4d5680e9ae531c6dc4d0a6687abe6293b5d4f4f2
> That change isn't included in samba 4.4, distributed in RHEL 7 (nor 4.2 in
> RHEL 6), so you'll probably need to patch the software yourself, or wait for
> a 4.5 or newer package (which won't happen before the next point release,
> which is probably ~6 months away). If you're a customer, you can also file a
> bug report and request that specific patch be reviewed as an enhancement for
> a future release.

I see that in the RHEL7.4 Beta release notes, samba is being rebased
to 4.6.2.


So, perhaps this will be fixed in CentOS7 when RHEL7.4 is released and
rebuilt in CentOS.

Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>