[Announce] Samba 3.6.6 Available for Download

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			"Your body hears everything your mind says."

			 Naomi Judd
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Release Announcements
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This is is the latest stable release of Samba 3.6.

Major enhancements in Samba 3.6.6 include:

o  Fix possible memory leaks in the Samba master process (bug #8970).
o  Fix uninitialized memory read in talloc_free().
o  Fix joining of XP Pro workstations to 3.6 DCs (bug #8373).


Changes since 3.6.5:
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o   Michael Adam <obnox@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8738: SMB2 server will not release unused shares.
    * BUG 8749: Sign non guest sessions in SessionSetup.
    * BUG 8921: Fix race writing registry values.


o   Jeremy Allison <jra@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8373: Fix joining of XP Pro workstations to 3.6 DCs.
    * BUG 8627: Fix crash bug in dns_create_probe when dns_create_update fails.
    * BUG 8723: Add pthread-based aio VFS module.
    * BUG 8784: When calculating the share security mask, take priviliges into
      account for the connecting user.
    * BUG 8811: sd_has_inheritable_components segfaults on an SD that
      se_access_check accepts.
    * BUG 8837: Fix crash in smbd when deleting directory and veto files are
      enabled.
    * BUG 8857: Setting traverse rights fails to enable directory traversal when
      acl_xattr in use.
    * BUG 8882: Broken processing of %U with vfs_full_audit when force user is
      set.
    * BUG 8897: Make winbind_krb5_locator not only returning one IP address.
    * BUG 8910: resolve_ads() code can return zero addresses and miss valid
      DC IP addresses.
    * BUG 8922: smbclient's tarmode insists on listing excluded directories.
    * BUG 8953: Winbind can hang as nbt_getdc() has no timeout.
    * BUG 8957: Typo in pam_winbindd code MUST fix.
    * BUG 8970: Fix possible memory leaks in the Samba master process.
    * BUG 8971: cleanup_timeout_fn() is called too often, on exiting when an
      smbd is idle.
    * BUG 8972: Directory group write permission bit is set if unix extensions
      are enabled.


o   Christian Ambach <ambi@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8406: Fix a return code check in Winbind.
    * BUG 8807: Fix crash in dcerpc_lsa_lookup_sids_noalloc() crashes when
      groups has more than 1000 groups.


o   Andrew Bartlett <abartlet@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8599: Only use SamLogonEx when we can get unencrypted session keys.
    * BUG 8727: Fix smbclients with posix large reads.
    * BUG 8943: Slow but responsive DC can lock up Winbind for > 10 minutes
      at a time.


o   Björn Baumbach <bb@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 7564: Fix default name resolve order in the manpage.
    * BUG 8554, 8612, 8748: Add new printers to registry.
    * BUG 8789: Remove whitespace in example samba.ldif.


o   Alexander Bokovoy <ab@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8988: Avoid crash with MIT krb5 1.10.0 in gss_get_name_attribute().


o   Alejandro Escanero Blanco <aescanero@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8798: The primary rid should be in the groups rid array.


o   Ira Cooper <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8729: Fix getpass regressions on Solaris/Illumos.
    * BUG 8743: Fix configure.developer builds on Solaris.
    * BUG 8910: Fix bad bugfix for bug #8910.
    * BUG 8952: Fix negative SID->uid/gid cache handling.
    * BUG 8995: Use fsp_persistent_id() as persistent_file_id part for SMB2.


o   David Disseldorp <ddiss@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8762: Fix crash in printer_list_set_printer().


o   Olaf Flebbe <o.flebbe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8859: Fix assertion in reg_parse.


o   Björn Jacke <bj@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8732: Fix compile of krb5 locator on Solaris.
    * BUG 8869: Remove outdated netscape ds 5 schema file.
    * BUG 8978: Remove dependency on automake for 'make everything'.


o   Steve Langasek <steve.langasek@xxxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8920: Fix null dereference in pdb_interface.


o   Volker Lendecke <vl@xxxxxxxxx>
    * Fix uninitialized memory read in talloc_free().
    * BUG 8567: Fix segfault in dom_sid_compare.
    * BUG 8733: Delete streams on directories (streams_depot).
    * BUG 8760: Add SERVERID_UNIQUE_ID_NOT_TO_VERIFY.
    * BUG 8836: Fix segfaults on "smbcontrol close-share" in aio_fork.
    * BUG 8861: Fix a segfault with debug level 3 on Solaris.
    * BUG 8904: Fix Winbind crash triggered by 'wbinfo --lookup-sids ""'.
    * BUG 8998: Notify code can miss a ChDir.


o   Stefan Metzmacher <metze@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8139: Ignore SMBecho errors (the server may not support it).
    * BUG 8527: db_ctdb_traverse fails to traverse records created within the
      current transaction.
    * BUG 8311: Winzip occasionally can not read files out of an open winzip
      dialog.
    * BUG 8739: Fill the sids array of the info in
      wbcAuthUserInfo_to_netr_SamInfo3().
    * BUG 8749: Sign non guest sessions in SessionSetup.
    * BUG 8995: Use fsp_persistent_id() as persistent_file_id part for SMB2.


o   Matthieu Patou <mat@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8599: Set the can_do_validation6 also for trusted domain.
    * BUG 8714: Catch with pid filename's change when config file is not
      smb.conf.
    * BUG 8734: Don't try to do clever thing if the username is not found while
      authenticating through Winbind.
    * BUG 8771: Winbind takes up to 20 minutes to change from DC 1 to DC 2.
    * BUG 8975: Call dump_core_setup after command line option has been parsed.


o   SATOH Fumiyasu <fumiyas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8826: Prepend '/' to filename argument (docs).


o   Andreas Schneider <asn@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8944 and 8567: Don't lookup the system user in pdb.


o   Richard Sharpe <realrichardsharpe@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8768: Honor SeTakeOwnershipPrivilege when file opened with
      SEC_STD_WRITE_OWNER.
    * BUG 8797: Correctly handle DENY ACEs when privileges apply.
    * BUG 8822: Fix building out-of-tree modules.
    * BUG 8945: vfs_acl_common discards errors from writing to the underlying
      storage.
    * BUG 8970: Fix possible memory leaks in the Samba master process.


o   Simo Sorce <idra@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8915: Fix pam_winbind build against newer iniparser library.


o   Joseph Tam <jtam.home@xxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8877: Syslog broken owing to mistyping of debug_settings.syslog.


o   Ralph Wuerthner <ralph.wuerthner@xxxxxxxxxx>
    * BUG 8845: Move print_backend_init() behind init_system_info().


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If you do report problems then please try to send high quality
feedback. If you don't provide vital information to help us track down
the problem then you will probably be ignored.  All bug reports should
be filed under the Samba corresponding product in the project's Bugzilla
database (https://bugzilla.samba.org/).


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== Our Code, Our Bugs, Our Responsibility.
== The Samba Team
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Download Details
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The uncompressed tarballs and patch files have been signed
using GnuPG (ID 6568B7EA).  The source code can be downloaded
from:

        http://download.samba.org/samba/ftp/

The release notes are available online at:

        http://www.samba.org/samba/ftp/history/samba-3.6.6.html

Binary packages will be made available on a volunteer basis from

        http://download.samba.org/samba/ftp/Binary_Packages/

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(https://bugzilla.samba.org/)

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                        The Samba Team

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