Samba 3.6.8 Available for Download

                   Release Notes for Samba 3.6.8
                         September 17, 2012

This is is the latest stable release of Samba 3.6.

Major enhancements in Samba 3.6.8 include:

o  Fix crash bug in smbd caused by a blocking lock followed by
   close (bug #9084).
o  Fix Winbind panic if we couldn't find the domain (bug #9135).

Changes since 3.6.7:

o   Jeremy Allison <>
    * BUG 9058: Fix smbstatus code dump when a file entry has delete tokens.
    * BUG 9098: Fix refreshing of Kerberos tickets in Winbind.
    * BUG 9124: Fix setting of "inherited" bit on inherited ACE's.

o   Christian Ambach <>
    * BUG 9137: Make 'smbclient allinfo' show the snapshot list.

o   Andrew Bartlett <>
    * BUG 9066: "Domain Users" incorrectly added as additional group on domain
    * BUG 9067: Use correct RID for "Domain Guests" primary group.

o   David Binderman <>
    * BUG 9065: Fix bad call to memcpy source3/registry/regfio.c.

o   David Disseldorp <>
    * BUG 9123: Fix lprng job tracking errors.

o   Salvador I. Gonzalez <>
    * BUG 9088: Fix smbclient/tarmode panic when connecting to Windows 2000

o   Hargagan <>
    * BUG 9085: Fix NMB registration for a duplicate workstation.

o   Björn Jacke <>
    * BUG 9037: Open and netbsd have the md5 symbols in libc.
    * BUG 9144: Fix nfs quota support with Linux nfs4 mounts.

o   Volker Lendecke <>
    * BUG 9037: Fix name clash in MD5 causing the "net ads join" to fail on
      T4 (sun4v) systems on Solaris 10.
    * BUG 9058: Backport FSCTL codes from master.
    * BUG 9084: Fix crash bug in smbd caused by a blocking lock followed by
    * BUG 9150: Valid open requests can cause smbd assert due to incorrect
      oplock handling on delete requests.

o   Herb Lewis <>
    * BUG 9104: Fix identification of idle clients in Winbind to avoid crashes
      and NDR parsing errors.

o   Stefan Metzmacher <>
    * BUG 9058: Fix segfault in smbstatus.

o   Andreas Schneider <>
    * BUG 9111: Fix compilation with newer MIT Kerberos which hides internal
    * BUG 9112: Fix flooding the logs with records we don't find in pcap.
    * BUG 9122: Initialize the print backend after we setup winreg.
    * BUG 9135: Fix Winbind panic if we couldn't find the domain.