25 years agoJHT ==> Just tidying up for Release.
John Terpstra [Sat, 12 Jul 1997 02:59:43 +0000 (02:59 +0000)]
JHT ==> Just tidying up for Release.
(This used to be commit 4e9b7c92f79e1b7bf68103fe378449178b86e315)

25 years agointerface.c: Fix for AIX4.x finding interfaces.
Samba Release Account [Fri, 11 Jul 1997 00:54:45 +0000 (00:54 +0000)]
interface.c: Fix for AIX4.x finding interfaces.
server.c: Subtle fix for filenames containing ':'.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit ee9f57bab25e5ee07fb2d384b8c416576401a6ab)

25 years agoAdded -a option (for Andrew:-). Fixed bug where users with
Samba Release Account [Thu, 10 Jul 1997 20:15:48 +0000 (20:15 +0000)]
Added -a option (for Andrew:-). Fixed bug where users with
"NO PASSWORD" couldn't change their passwords.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 87d17af0087fb0eced7628239b73e2c6cae774a9)

25 years agoWrote man page for smbpasswd program as part of documentation
Samba Release Account [Thu, 10 Jul 1997 20:13:24 +0000 (20:13 +0000)]
Wrote man page for smbpasswd program as part of documentation
effort. Finally added -a option (for Andrew :-).
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit e20a5859bc3a06090777a9197163e2ec39be7b3b)

25 years agoJHT ==> The new SMB.CONF master file for everyone!! Yes!
John Terpstra [Wed, 9 Jul 1997 13:45:05 +0000 (13:45 +0000)]
JHT ==> The new SMB.CONF master file for everyone!! Yes!
(This used to be commit efe20f981160f421b647ba2b57e77d02c57d6723)

25 years agoJHT ==> Still getting ready for 1.9.17 release.
John Terpstra [Wed, 9 Jul 1997 13:39:29 +0000 (13:39 +0000)]
JHT ==> Still getting ready for 1.9.17 release.
(This used to be commit 84abac08419c6896d9b4f5c8340df6ad90ed9754)

25 years agoJHT ==> Added copyright notations for my works. This is regretably needed!
John Terpstra [Wed, 9 Jul 1997 11:04:45 +0000 (11:04 +0000)]
JHT ==> Added copyright notations for my works. This is regretably needed!
(This used to be commit c80111cdf54218f23b230dc91bd6d814e6a4afcc)

25 years agoJHT ==> Updating RPM build file, more expected - so please ignore!
John Terpstra [Wed, 9 Jul 1997 10:33:42 +0000 (10:33 +0000)]
JHT ==> Updating RPM build file, more expected -  so please ignore!
(This used to be commit 4fd3f5e26695fb8f2756a72dc1318486c8bc3ade)

25 years agoMakefile: Added AIX targets from Ole Holm Nielsen <>
Samba Release Account [Tue, 8 Jul 1997 16:54:44 +0000 (16:54 +0000)]
Makefile: Added AIX targets from Ole Holm Nielsen <>
chgpasswd.c: Added Samba/GPL notice (for obvious reasons).
clitar.c: Updated Copyright date to include 1997 (for obvious reasons).
getsmbpass.c: Updated Copyright date to include 1997 (for obvious reasons).
includes.h: Added stropts for solaris.
loadparm.c: Changed comment for hide files option.
nameconf.c: Updated Copyright date to include 1997 (for obvious reasons).
nmbd.c: Updated Copyright date to include 1997 (for obvious reasons).
pcap.c: Updated Copyright date to include 1997 (for obvious reasons).
proto.h: Re-added accidentaly deleted smb_shm_ calls.
quotas.c: Added AIX quota patch from Ole Holm Nielsen <>
server.c: Optimization on calling is_hidden_path. Updated Copyrights.
smb.h: Changed DEFAULT_FILES_TO_HIDE from  "*/.*" to ".*".
smbpass.c: Updated Copyright date to include 1997 (for obvious reasons).
ufc.c: Updated Copyright date to include 1997 (for obvious reasons).
util.c: Added last component code to is_in_path().
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 9385ae1005f13c8ed51f1319e3949b5c8571e62d)

25 years agoAdded explicit examples for veto files.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 7 Jul 1997 23:05:16 +0000 (23:05 +0000)]
Added explicit examples for veto files.
Jeremy (jallison@whistle.comAdded explicit examples for veto files.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit b45fc6388fb08a566f9c241cb89f5dd07a70b28d)

25 years agoMore consultants.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 7 Jul 1997 22:50:37 +0000 (22:50 +0000)]
More consultants.
(This used to be commit 826ee2a9a16b598764347a8a5fbfc22f6abf3ce2)

25 years agomissed one OpenDir() and two is_vetoed_name() calls, both of which take
Samba Release Account [Sun, 6 Jul 1997 14:07:00 +0000 (14:07 +0000)]
missed one OpenDir() and two is_vetoed_name() calls, both of which take
a service number as a parameter, in the rmdir code, when doing a recompile.

(This used to be commit e095e339e62471a0b172918d2d3213f8a34b2108)

25 years agoadded, tested and debugged new "hide files" option.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 6 Jul 1997 13:48:10 +0000 (13:48 +0000)]
added, tested and debugged new "hide files" option.

(This used to be commit 60af320a436c3a26230fd7ac71856e67ef64e819)

25 years agoadded man page entry for "hide files". updated "veto files" entry.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 6 Jul 1997 13:47:11 +0000 (13:47 +0000)]
added man page entry for "hide files".  updated "veto files" entry.
both these options will do * and ? matching

(This used to be commit ede6fe3e76e24dc96d2ff86ac1beffd1375eff79)

25 years agoadded description of new "dns proxy" option, which defaults to yes.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 6 Jul 1997 12:25:23 +0000 (12:25 +0000)]
added description of new "dns proxy" option, which defaults to yes.
added warning of consequences of using dns proxying.

(This used to be commit 1de9cd456cc3c39d6f14064010f96426f4b63276)

25 years agoreplaced the "wins proxy" to treat NetBIOS names as DNS names with new
Samba Release Account [Sun, 6 Jul 1997 12:06:23 +0000 (12:06 +0000)]
replaced the "wins proxy" to treat NetBIOS names as DNS names with new
"dns proxy" option.  the "wins proxy" option should be used for broadcast
only hosts, and isn't properly implemented anyway.

the new "dns proxy" option can be disabled if the (blocking) dns resolution
takes up a significant amount of time.  this _will_ occur if gethostbyname
does external DNS lookups, instead of just (immediately) returning entries
in /etc/hosts.

(This used to be commit 350dfc57dd3001ba27519000a2ab9dd541a66ac7)

25 years agoOne more consultant. Jeremy (
Samba Release Account [Fri, 4 Jul 1997 00:54:02 +0000 (00:54 +0000)]
One more consultant. Jeremy (
(This used to be commit fcbd59bcefdc649ea9c2ff0418ee2d228c32ff90)

25 years agopreparing for release of 1.9.17alpha4
Samba Release Account [Thu, 3 Jul 1997 20:51:44 +0000 (20:51 +0000)]
preparing for release of 1.9.17alpha4
(This used to be commit ef5ccde4760a5545c5dedf4721cb28cbe0163661)

25 years agoMakefile: Added DGUX changes for intel.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 3 Jul 1997 20:45:06 +0000 (20:45 +0000)]
Makefile: Added DGUX changes for intel.
namedbwork.c: Minor tidyup for election flah.
util.c: Fix for broken readdir detectino code.
version.h: Back to 1.9.17alpha3 - will be updated by release script.
(This used to be commit 26635733a746dee2435da7ce228def5f2f292bba)

25 years agopreparing for release of 1.9.17alpha4
Samba Release Account [Thu, 3 Jul 1997 19:55:04 +0000 (19:55 +0000)]
preparing for release of 1.9.17alpha4
(This used to be commit 16f6bf700f99357c7467d52b65de42ecff533636)

25 years agoFix for deleting directories that contain only veto files.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 3 Jul 1997 19:44:06 +0000 (19:44 +0000)]
Fix for deleting directories that contain only veto files.
Needed for interoperability with netatalk volumes.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit e72a8513bccf77177f6fb6002057fee608947a32)

25 years agoUpdated in preparation for 1.9.17alpha4 release.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 3 Jul 1997 19:27:50 +0000 (19:27 +0000)]
Updated in preparation for 1.9.17alpha4 release.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit eee09d1e57fa61544b52303202aacffa15e7caee)

25 years agoChanged default for max mux to 50 in line with source change.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 3 Jul 1997 19:25:15 +0000 (19:25 +0000)]
Changed default for max mux to 50 in line with source change.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 3187a362c83056b1957aed75842c57f182c29dff)

25 years agoFixes for UnixWare 2.x with shadow passwords from
Samba Release Account [Thu, 3 Jul 1997 17:19:46 +0000 (17:19 +0000)]
Fixes for UnixWare 2.x with shadow passwords from
Warren Young <>.
(This used to be commit 885b42b44752249c85bb924c9ceefa5b710225da)

25 years agoFixed wierd bug with lowercase accented character directories.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 2 Jul 1997 22:37:44 +0000 (22:37 +0000)]
Fixed wierd bug with lowercase accented character directories.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 1f0ecfe4fc612b214480f8b8462764964556ed5c)

25 years agoFixed compile warnings for FreeBsd & Linux.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 2 Jul 1997 01:19:41 +0000 (01:19 +0000)]
Fixed compile warnings for FreeBsd & Linux.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 93352e1aae9a1af7036cf56da820356cefe3698b)

25 years agoFixed typos. 3 more consultants.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 2 Jul 1997 00:16:39 +0000 (00:16 +0000)]
Fixed typos. 3 more consultants.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 7a8b7c5987975cd05a952c7184ddeb6ca97c412b)

25 years agoRolled back Lukes changes. Not quite ready for prime time.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 1 Jul 1997 20:50:57 +0000 (20:50 +0000)]
Rolled back Lukes changes. Not quite ready for prime time.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit ed04ec7ab8b8e73b5442bdef03d5a3c994247b4e)

25 years agomade "hide files" and "veto files" into per-service parameter sections,
Samba Release Account [Tue, 1 Jul 1997 19:42:42 +0000 (19:42 +0000)]
made "hide files" and "veto files" into per-service parameter sections,
instead of just [global].  this makes it easier to decide whether to
remove the "hide dot files" per-service parameter, and supercede it with
a default "hide files" value of ".*".

(This used to be commit f3ee4620ea7b93e4a00e77f9d787a118fd11ccaa)

25 years agoadded "hide files" option.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 1 Jul 1997 19:02:43 +0000 (19:02 +0000)]
added "hide files" option.

(This used to be commit 6e594ce0e5a3af5e7311380d18ff0d19ba9698a7)

25 years agonamedbsubnet.c: Added code for returning restricted lists of servers.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 1 Jul 1997 01:23:34 +0000 (01:23 +0000)]
namedbsubnet.c: Added code for returning restricted lists of servers.
(This used to be commit d895094387a4f97a911f2c376baea53dc165c091)

25 years agoclient.c: New print queue query code from Jeff C. Foster " <jfoste@wgc.woodward...
Samba Release Account [Tue, 1 Jul 1997 01:19:13 +0000 (01:19 +0000)]
client.c: New print queue query code from Jeff C. Foster " <>
ipc.c: Added code for returning restricted lists of servers.
loadparm.c: Changed default for force create mode to 000.
Changed default maxmux to 50 to comply with NT.
locking.c: Fixed silly crash bug with slow share mode code.
nameannounce.c: Added code for returning restricted lists of servers.
namedbserver.c: Added code for returning restricted lists of servers.
nameelect.c: Added code for returning restricted lists of servers.
namework.c: Added code for returning restricted lists of servers.
nmbsync.c: Added code for returning restricted lists of servers.
server.c: Added quota fix Albrecht Gebhardt <>
smb.h: Added define for COPYBUF_SIZE.
system.c: Rename across filesystems Patch from Warren Birnbaum
util.c: Minor fix for warning.
(This used to be commit 1c6e433caa22813a699c9766847886eb59755f8b)

25 years agoMore...
Samba Release Account [Mon, 30 Jun 1997 18:06:43 +0000 (18:06 +0000)]
(This used to be commit 199fe63b1524833840b44ac708c2540272386d31)

25 years agoJHT ==> Been playing again! Whooooooo!
John Terpstra [Sat, 28 Jun 1997 23:29:05 +0000 (23:29 +0000)]
JHT ==> Been playing again! Whooooooo!
(This used to be commit 707172b4fb8ee39f5e0f30dab844eca27bc5362c)

25 years agoJHT ==> Spring cleaning. Please pay the rent!
John Terpstra [Sat, 28 Jun 1997 22:50:25 +0000 (22:50 +0000)]
JHT ==> Spring cleaning. Please pay the rent!
(This used to be commit c12a16fbcf35abfd17f7fdb469af1d10de22b659)

25 years agoMissed one.
Samba Release Account [Fri, 27 Jun 1997 22:58:13 +0000 (22:58 +0000)]
Missed one.
(This used to be commit 8fedd203258c9cee0162de7eab7562ff4f833599)

25 years ago2 more....
Samba Release Account [Fri, 27 Jun 1997 22:54:42 +0000 (22:54 +0000)]
2 more....
(This used to be commit 1e9f7b5d7456215b4b029fea2d9ff130b1fd0eaa)

25 years agoshmem.c: Changed debug to higher level
Samba Release Account [Fri, 27 Jun 1997 00:26:59 +0000 (00:26 +0000)]
shmem.c: Changed debug to higher level
uid.c: Stop smbrun from deleting device files.
util.c: Added EAGAIN to known error list.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit c07db8d8e7e4a421501a08efe999e9ccd7337855)

25 years agoMore consultants.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 26 Jun 1997 17:00:31 +0000 (17:00 +0000)]
More consultants.
(This used to be commit 74d29668eed397590d0a5c7460cb715d9331b4f6)

25 years agoJHT ==> Just doing his thing again! Yuck!
John Terpstra [Mon, 23 Jun 1997 19:47:24 +0000 (19:47 +0000)]
JHT ==> Just doing his thing again! Yuck!
(This used to be commit ff4d52b239e16047a01e655a830e8dc9f9d06dfc)

25 years ago6 more....
Samba Release Account [Mon, 23 Jun 1997 19:03:06 +0000 (19:03 +0000)]
6 more....
(This used to be commit ed4b67f4952b3c5a39cae8cae1285d3aa885243a)

25 years agoSorted list by region (finally).
Samba Release Account [Thu, 19 Jun 1997 20:55:23 +0000 (20:55 +0000)]
Sorted list by region (finally).
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 2eb241e6fc8e050439dd0e448153d8cb45f99b56)

25 years agosmb.conf.5: Updated definitions of mode setting options. Added force
Samba Release Account [Thu, 19 Jun 1997 00:42:29 +0000 (00:42 +0000)]
smb.conf.5: Updated definitions of mode setting options. Added force
mode options.
Support.txt: More consultants....
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 5c17bc2581b50da8e0a072bcfd528d95eab93161)

25 years agoloadparm.c: Added "force create mode" and "force directory mode" params.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 19 Jun 1997 00:18:23 +0000 (00:18 +0000)]
loadparm.c: Added "force create mode" and "force directory mode" params.
proto.h: Added lp_force_create_mode()¬†and lp_force_dir_mode().
server.c: Fixed application of mode bits to be regular across files
and directories.
smb.h: Removed unused CREATE_MODE macro.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 2c928212500e1de27550d9fccb0939fd2e450515)

25 years agoMore....
Samba Release Account [Wed, 18 Jun 1997 17:37:07 +0000 (17:37 +0000)]
(This used to be commit 84e36f48459c7fdf57319ad072e519dd37de3c8d)

25 years agoMore consultants - we really need to alphabetize now :-).
Samba Release Account [Wed, 18 Jun 1997 17:20:03 +0000 (17:20 +0000)]
More consultants - we really need to alphabetize now :-).
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 092a3df917c31a9db0a5cb4ae8deec8f9c261ab9)

25 years agoadded bit about going anywhere, on the 'CAMBRIDGE - ENGLAND' line, so
Samba Release Account [Wed, 18 Jun 1997 17:03:02 +0000 (17:03 +0000)]
added bit about going anywhere, on the 'CAMBRIDGE - ENGLAND' line, so
that people don't look at 'england' and rule me out :-)

(This used to be commit fce01c69c2d26adc8b43c61b427611a86c5ffbb1)

25 years agoMore consultants....
Samba Release Account [Wed, 18 Jun 1997 01:28:38 +0000 (01:28 +0000)]
More consultants....
(This used to be commit ac0095d0f91739ce0f365a3eade28728d4eb8a42)

25 years agoFixed *really* stupid bug in register_vuid - only a problem
Samba Release Account [Wed, 18 Jun 1997 01:04:57 +0000 (01:04 +0000)]
Fixed *really* stupid bug in register_vuid - only a problem
on multi-user NT systems.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 6ca5c8ca3294cde56e28558bcb02c144225903d8)

25 years agoUpdated with latest appeal - we *have* to sort this into geographical areas
Samba Release Account [Tue, 17 Jun 1997 17:04:14 +0000 (17:04 +0000)]
Updated with latest appeal - we *have* to sort this into geographical areas
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 18bb67de11f80ac978a2026ffa5a9dbcecba5083)

25 years agoUpdated Support.txt - first responses to appeal for support providers.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 17 Jun 1997 00:26:36 +0000 (00:26 +0000)]
Updated Support.txt - first responses to appeal for support providers.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 72705c107a1a65049c688ad44d789b8a7451a8a5)

25 years agocharset.c: Dropped debug message to level 6.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 16 Jun 1997 20:49:15 +0000 (20:49 +0000)]
charset.c: Dropped debug message to level 6.
loadparm.c: Added "time server" parameter.
nameserv.h: Added "time server" parameter.
proto.h: Added lp_time_server().
server.c: Removed incorrect | 0700 - this was a whistle specific change.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 54dcca1240ec0a7f107f8a77e0893855015f9d29)

25 years agoadded an entry for samba support (hey, jeremy - i did it!). it reads
Samba Release Account [Sun, 15 Jun 1997 22:27:09 +0000 (22:27 +0000)]
added an entry for samba support (hey, jeremy - i did it!).  it reads
like the opening sequence for the A-Team, sadly.

(This used to be commit d9a4ff3c908f5564bd30e78485b391dfdb7c9082)

25 years agoAdded "client code page" parameter.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 11 Jun 1997 01:05:29 +0000 (01:05 +0000)]
Added "client code page" parameter.
(This used to be commit 6c361b961dae25fd0a30509afc83b08f9ff35f3d)

25 years agoMakefile: Added quoata changes for Linux from Thorvald Natvig
Samba Release Account [Wed, 11 Jun 1997 01:03:06 +0000 (01:03 +0000)]
Makefile: Added quoata changes for Linux from Thorvald Natvig
Makefile.RPM: Added quoata changes for Linux from Thorvald Natvig
charset.c: Large changes to add multiple client code pages.
charset.h: Changed charset_initialise() proto.
client.c: Fixed message sending bug. Changed charset_initialise().
ipc.c: Fixed #ifdef compile problems.
loadparm.c: Added "client code page" option.
nmbd.c: Changed charset_initialise(). Fixed lmhosts read.
nmblookup.c: Changed charset_initialise().
proto.h: Added lp_client_code_page(void).
quotas.c: Added quoata changes for Linux from Thorvald Natvig
reply.c: Changed debug level. Made SMBecho ignore tid.
server.c: Changed charset_initialise().
smb.h: Added DEFAULT_CLIENT_CODE_PAGE as 850.
smbpasswd.c: Changed charset_initialise().
status.c: Changed charset_initialise().
testparm.c: Changed charset_initialise().
testprns.c: Changed charset_initialise().
Jeremy Allison (
(This used to be commit 957025bace1bcff34d21a6caeca498e85abccb23)

25 years agoPatch from Albrecht Gebhardt Albrecht Gebhardt - fixes domain
Samba Release Account [Mon, 9 Jun 1997 18:57:45 +0000 (18:57 +0000)]
Patch from Albrecht Gebhardt Albrecht Gebhardt - fixes domain
(This used to be commit 76647c0609773a190055f78486380218d6e080e7)

25 years agoFAQ Update
Samba Release Account [Sun, 8 Jun 1997 14:44:43 +0000 (14:44 +0000)]
FAQ Update
Tidied up some entries with incorrect casing
Added NT SP3 entry
Updated list of ported systems
Updated More Info entry with more web site details and list of all doco files
Moved mailing list subscriptions to separate entry
Removed reference to 'samba team mailing list' just in case people guessed
Updated nmbd -C entry, indicating obsolete.
General cleanup of document with indented lists.
Added url links where needed. Web docs will not show urls but will link,
text files will show file names AND urls
Fixed missing info where '\\' was being interpreted as '\' (used [\\])

If I get a warning before 1.9.17 is released, I'll clean up blank lines
from the text faq.  Don't want to do them now as I may modify the sgml again.

For those who don't know, we now maintain the FAQ as an sgml document,
and convert/create html and txt FAQs from that. We use LinuxDoc which is
now called SGMLtools.

(This used to be commit 37214555db739a7f4ef683d287fe2febe85fee19)

25 years agoUpdated instructions.
John Terpstra [Sat, 7 Jun 1997 01:28:22 +0000 (01:28 +0000)]
Updated instructions.
(This used to be commit dc43c29b3f861f8fac80be1091e06fac52a3ba81)

25 years agoGetting ready for release of 1.9.17.
John Terpstra [Sat, 7 Jun 1997 01:25:51 +0000 (01:25 +0000)]
Getting ready for release of 1.9.17.
Please note: These are in my early TODO state - not prime time ready!!
(This used to be commit 693cf20f807543c637e260cecdfe956c43dd275a)

25 years agoUpdated for 1.9.17alpha3
Samba Release Account [Fri, 6 Jun 1997 17:03:20 +0000 (17:03 +0000)]
Updated for 1.9.17alpha3
(This used to be commit 70455bb4c85f68d6f0349d0ef92674b58c574e1d)

25 years agoloadparm.c: Made explicit max packet now ignored.
Samba Release Account [Fri, 6 Jun 1997 16:14:17 +0000 (16:14 +0000)]
loadparm.c: Made explicit max packet now ignored.
namedbwork.c: Don't announce potential browser if local master = False.
nameelect.c: Raise debug level of comment to 2.
proto.h: Added reset_globals_after_fork().
server.c: Call reset_globals_after_fork() after forking child.
util.c: Added reset_globals_after_fork() - should stop problems
                with % substitutions in children.
(This used to be commit 77be0f710cc96441d966ab7b026a0d591b01ffb0)

25 years agoincludes.h: Added USE_SETSID for SGI.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 3 Jun 1997 17:14:48 +0000 (17:14 +0000)]
includes.h: Added USE_SETSID for SGI.
nameelect.c: Added debug 0 comments so you know when you have become a master/domain master.
nameservreply.c:Stopped SELF names from being remotely released. This still needs work.
nmbsync.c: Added debug 0 comments so you know when a sync is being done.
(This used to be commit b40d3bede60c8e040ee30c72d605a4950e1a8c8b)

25 years agonamedbname.c: Fixed problem with remove_name code that could cause core dump.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 3 Jun 1997 00:03:27 +0000 (00:03 +0000)]
namedbname.c: Fixed problem with remove_name code that could cause core dump.
(This used to be commit 65f82fb153ef8b007d3f800a6e398545907ae95c)

25 years agonameannounce.c: Made sure recurse flag set correctly.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 2 Jun 1997 19:51:56 +0000 (19:51 +0000)]
nameannounce.c: Made sure recurse flag set correctly.
namedbname.c: Made sure wins.dat updated when list changes.
Changed to returning when 1e name
namepacket.c: Made sure recurse flags set correctly.
nameserv.c: Made sure recurse flags set correctly.
nameservreply.c: Made send_name_response() static, Made sure recurse flags set correctly.
Changed to returning when 1e name
proto.h: Removed send_name_response().
(This used to be commit 4e9fd24f65971bbbda5f76499e5d14f90eef8038)

25 years agoUpdated txt faq again.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 1 Jun 1997 09:47:19 +0000 (09:47 +0000)]
Updated txt faq again.
(This used to be commit 1ef063375f2bb7c9332ad50c7f85bc153b138135)

25 years agoUpdated txt faq. Paul HMM. emacs... how do i quit...
Samba Release Account [Sun, 1 Jun 1997 09:35:08 +0000 (09:35 +0000)]
Updated txt faq.  Paul HMM. emacs... how do i quit...
it's very dark in here
(This used to be commit 7bf9582a288d670de3bba57eefe9419e44dd1e9c)

25 years agoUpdated sgml and html FAQ.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 1 Jun 1997 08:12:12 +0000 (08:12 +0000)]
Updated sgml and html FAQ.
(This used to be commit be5c7253dab694bc98f3906e37b6ca29ae8e8cf2)

25 years agoUpdated changes made in text faq to sgml faq, more to come.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 1 Jun 1997 04:00:19 +0000 (04:00 +0000)]
Updated changes made in text faq to sgml faq, more to come.
(This used to be commit c601f86706e31c0cd331f2658cfcbf286f365582)

25 years agonamepacket.c: Block SIGTERM correctly - we can only take them at defined points.
Samba Release Account [Sat, 31 May 1997 01:11:40 +0000 (01:11 +0000)]
namepacket.c: Block SIGTERM correctly - we can only take them at defined points.
nameserv.c: Fixup name release code - used when we are going down.
nameservreply.c: Relaxed check for deleting name - original code never deleted.
nmbd.c: Block SIGTERM signals most of the time - see comment on namepacket above.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit 9f4e01224751134c2f7701e2aea87d06a79d77a4)

25 years agonamedbname.c: Added 'S' or 'R' flags to wins.dat to aid debugging. Forced all type 1e
Samba Release Account [Fri, 30 May 1997 23:15:17 +0000 (23:15 +0000)]
namedbname.c: Added 'S' or 'R' flags to wins.dat to aid debugging. Forced all type 1e
                names to be added as
namedbsubnet.c: Fixed bug I intruduced - register 1e name on WINS subnet also.
                (thanks to Luke for pointing this one out).
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit fbeaf146c0903f0939d1128af01cff8ea18a2546)

25 years agocharcnv.c: Fixed silly bugs detected on IRIX.
Samba Release Account [Fri, 30 May 1997 20:40:48 +0000 (20:40 +0000)]
charcnv.c: Fixed silly bugs detected on IRIX.
client.c: Fixed silly bugs detected on IRIX.
namedbname.c: Stopped 1d names from being registered in WINS db.
namedbsubnet.c: Only register 1e names on broadcast subnet.
nameelect.c: Changed add_my_name entries. Forced host announces if we
                have less than 10 servers listed. Fixed registering 1b
                domain name issues.
namepacket.c: Added error message when dgram discarded.
nameserv.c: Added notion of 'direct' names that are not registered on
                the network. Needed to get around bugs in earlier nmbd
                handling of DOMAIN(1b) names.
nameservreply.c:Tidied up debug message.
nameservresp.c: Added response_name_query_domain() code. Deals with
                re-registering DOMAIN(1b) name.
nmbd.c: Fixed silly bugs detected on IRIX.
nmblib.c: Added paranoia debugs.
proto.h: Updated remove_name_entry(), add_my_name_entry().
server.c: Fixed silly bugs detected on IRIX.
trans2.c: Fixed silly bugs detected on IRIX.
uid.c: Fixed silly bugs detected on IRIX.
version.h: Updated to alpha3.
Jeremy (
(This used to be commit f08222bd8b86a061c52d22015f946a4737eb47fd)

25 years agoAdded
Samba Release Account [Fri, 30 May 1997 20:23:16 +0000 (20:23 +0000)]
Bruce Cook - Synonet Corporation.
and Volkers company.
(This used to be commit 4311ee0b2da2dabe3ce6e26c873c4df33c7a0680)

25 years agoloadparm.c: Ensure printer services cannot be read only and don't use share mode...
Samba Release Account [Tue, 27 May 1997 20:28:45 +0000 (20:28 +0000)]
loadparm.c: Ensure printer services cannot be read only and don't use share mode locking.
locking.c: Changed aborts to returns so not so drastic on PANIC errors.
proto.h: Removed definition of open_file as this is now never externally called.
reply.c: Changed reply_mknew, reply_ctemp, reply_printopen to go through open_file_shared.
server.c: Modified open_file_shared to be more robust and be useful for printer & temp files.
Removed truncate option from open_file (now all truncates are done in open_file_shared).
util.c: Added EAGAIN to errors checked in open_socket_out().
version.h: Updated to 1.9.17alpha2.
(This used to be commit d8471909b79fd591be2b789485b65d2e636d4745)

25 years agoadded veto files entry. example lists files that DAVE (mac client)
Samba Release Account [Mon, 26 May 1997 17:55:54 +0000 (17:55 +0000)]
added veto files entry.  example lists files that DAVE (mac client)
shouldn't show up.  not tested, but hey, what are alphas for? :-)

(This used to be commit ec9eace43d27c2cb19fb6311161bde6994f807b7)

25 years agocoding standards issue: should never compare a boolean expression == False
Samba Release Account [Thu, 22 May 1997 19:08:56 +0000 (19:08 +0000)]
coding standards issue: should never compare a boolean expression == False
or == True.  should always do if (boolean_expression).


(This used to be commit 73ae238801ac3d8e83af4fc10532837bdeace6d6)

25 years agoREADME: Updated for 1.9.17. Andrew no longer listed as primary maintainer.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 22 May 1997 18:34:46 +0000 (18:34 +0000)]
README: Updated for 1.9.17. Andrew no longer listed as primary maintainer.
WHATSNEW.txt: New file - the idea is that it is updated for new releases
and acts as a first point for users who want to see if they should upgrade.
(This used to be commit 9773d1df2db6131990bbcc678b1bb63bfcb2d02b)

25 years agoRemoved use of 'domain controller' parameter for browsing system
Samba Release Account [Thu, 22 May 1997 18:17:55 +0000 (18:17 +0000)]
Removed use of 'domain controller' parameter for browsing system
as Luke recommends.
(This used to be commit bad6ec12725d127482a3f5b3e9a9b624d47aeecf)

25 years agosamba.faq: Updated with info on 'Dave'.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 22 May 1997 18:10:46 +0000 (18:10 +0000)]
samba.faq: Updated with info on 'Dave'.
smb.conf.5: Removed reference to 'domain controller' being the browse
            list collator to match the change I just added to
(This used to be commit 22243ffaa4f5400936f5cb5159b73abc559d9515)

25 years agoUpdated for new 1.9.17alpha1 release.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 21 May 1997 23:58:16 +0000 (23:58 +0000)]
Updated for new 1.9.17alpha1 release.
(This used to be commit 564713baa2c16b25209f7d608a57ded2eab512fc)

25 years agoMakefile: Turned on FAST_SHARE_MODES by default for a bunch of machines.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 21 May 1997 23:52:35 +0000 (23:52 +0000)]
Makefile: Turned on FAST_SHARE_MODES by default for a bunch of machines.
nameelect.c: Fixed bug where we were always using our workgroup name instead
             of the current one.
(This used to be commit 42407a11ff876d7e1230fdce0efe26a10385e74f)

25 years agoAdded code to make nmbd always lose elections if 'local master'
Samba Release Account [Wed, 21 May 1997 18:18:38 +0000 (18:18 +0000)]
Added code to make nmbd always lose elections if 'local master'
parameter is set to False.
(This used to be commit 1bcf6791c79b846e3702bd2f91322b7666a8f323)

25 years agoUpdated docs for 'local master' parameter.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 21 May 1997 18:15:46 +0000 (18:15 +0000)]
Updated docs for 'local master' parameter.
(This used to be commit 428ed15462e586295a767ceee5d1aebaa94ca3cb)

25 years agoAdded fix from Paul Nelson @ Thursby - smb_mid field could be
Samba Release Account [Wed, 21 May 1997 01:09:51 +0000 (01:09 +0000)]
Added fix from Paul Nelson @ Thursby - smb_mid field could be
corrupted if security = server.
(This used to be commit 52da1897ce4428f5e2a6c0306aecb8109b43ebd8)

25 years agoUpdated for 1.9.17alpha1.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 20 May 1997 01:46:28 +0000 (01:46 +0000)]
Updated for 1.9.17alpha1.
(This used to be commit b1886349f7184500c9d540852abfcb790f9f38b4)

25 years agodir.c: Fixed double slash issue.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 20 May 1997 00:32:51 +0000 (00:32 +0000)]
dir.c: Fixed double slash issue.
includes.h: Changed to ifdef FAST_SHARE_MODES.
ipc.c:  Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup.
loadparm.c:  Added new shared mem parameters. Added Luke's fix.
locking.c: Rewrite to do share modes better (both fast and slow modes).
nameannounce.c:  Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup. Added Luke's fix.
nameconf.c:  Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup.
namedbname.c:  Improved debug.
namedbserver.c:  Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup.
namedbsubnet.c:  Added Luke's fix - rewritten somewhat.
namedbwork.c:  Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup.
nameelect.c:  Added Luke's fix - rewritten somewhat.
nameresp.c:  Stoped shadowing global.
nameserv.c:  Added Luke's fix - Improved debug.
nameservreply.c:  Improved debug.
namework.c:  Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup.
nmbd.c:  Added Luke's fix - Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup.
pipes.c:   Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup.
proto.h:   Added Luke's fix, added smb_shm_ proto's.
reply.c:  Changed lp_workgroup() to myworkgroup.
server.c:  Rewrite to do share modes better (both fast and slow modes).
shmem.c:  Rewrite to do share modes better (both fast and slow modes).
smb.h:  Rewrite to do share modes better (both fast and slow modes).
status.c:  Rewrite to do share modes better (both fast and slow modes).
trans2.c:  Fixed double slash issue.
util.c:  Tidied up, created myworkgroup.
Jeremy Allison (
(This used to be commit 2a1711eaaf08bb6776770cd3c96b3010f431a677)

25 years agonamedbname.c: Fixed *nasty* bug that caused nmbd to spin and eat memory
Samba Release Account [Thu, 15 May 1997 23:47:34 +0000 (23:47 +0000)]
namedbname.c: Fixed *nasty* bug that caused nmbd to spin and eat memory
              and CPU whilst trying to become a master browser. Don't ask,
              you don't want to know :-).
nameresp.c: Tidied formating of code.
nameservresp.c: Added debug value of IP address that is rejecting our
(This used to be commit c0bae276a99211c0c7149a5e4e801706870074fd)

25 years agouse NULL instead of 0
Samba Release Account [Mon, 12 May 1997 14:24:59 +0000 (14:24 +0000)]
use NULL instead of 0

(This used to be commit 5582e448c94a733a1fee479ed93984314cc42a25)

25 years agoJHT sez ... Please pardon my dust, road works in progress!
John Terpstra [Sun, 11 May 1997 13:41:08 +0000 (13:41 +0000)]
JHT sez ... Please pardon my dust, road works in progress!
(This used to be commit 42c0420699b7451eb39498cb9be90baca8982cf2)

25 years agoNew RedHat Linux RPM specification file for 1.9.17
John Terpstra [Sun, 11 May 1997 12:28:02 +0000 (12:28 +0000)]
New RedHat Linux RPM specification file for 1.9.17
(This used to be commit 29d82ffb07fc17595a8c72d4d4c6c05366645970)

25 years agoGetting ready for release of RedHat Linux RPM build for 1.9.17
John Terpstra [Sun, 11 May 1997 12:24:00 +0000 (12:24 +0000)]
Getting ready for release of RedHat Linux RPM build for 1.9.17
(This used to be commit 15ec54b6c6ba3ba19117fb7ae5aaafa4345f0236)

25 years agoUpdated Samba minor version so it announces itself as NT Server version
John Terpstra [Sun, 11 May 1997 12:21:44 +0000 (12:21 +0000)]
Updated Samba minor version so it announces itself as NT Server version
4.20. This indicates that the browsing code has been updated (changed).
(This used to be commit 7d106024f172c8e6ffd3f355aceb0d867d74b3f8)

25 years agostatus.c: Added brief option. Patch from
Samba Release Account [Thu, 8 May 1997 21:17:59 +0000 (21:17 +0000)]
status.c: Added brief option. Patch from
client.c: Added translation of '/' characters to '\' characters. Suggested by (Stephen J. Friedl)
charcn.c: Fix for iso8859-2 (Eastern European) conversions based on a patch from Miroslaw M. Maczka <>
(This used to be commit 27708a73cef690ea8aea0f3d82619eaed1fe476d)

25 years agoDocumented -b for brief option.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 8 May 1997 20:11:32 +0000 (20:11 +0000)]
Documented -b for brief option.
(This used to be commit 5aa4f8147745872098cc0b4a6c88b2da50fcab4c)

25 years agoFixes for manpage from Bill Hawes <>.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 8 May 1997 20:04:51 +0000 (20:04 +0000)]
Fixes for manpage from Bill Hawes <>.
(This used to be commit d4b64f5d5061908e640e177e192962b48a1b3543)

25 years ago'The mother of all checkins' :-). Jeremy Allison (
Samba Release Account [Thu, 8 May 1997 01:14:17 +0000 (01:14 +0000)]
'The mother of all checkins' :-). Jeremy Allison (
Wed May  7 1997: Update for 1.9.17alpha1 release - 'browsefix release'
designed to make browsing across subnets work.

byteorder.h: Updated copyright to 1997.
charcnv.c:      Updated copyright to 1997.
charset.c  Updated copyright to 1997.
charset.h Updated copyright to 1997.
client.c Updated copyright to 1997.
clientutil.c Updated copyright to 1997.
dir.c Updated copyright to 1997.
fault.c Updated copyright to 1997.
includes.h Updated copyright to 1997.
interface.c Updated copyright to 1997.
ipc.c Updated copyright to 1997.
kanji.c Updated copyright to 1997.
kanji.h Updated copyright to 1997.
loadparm.c Updated copyright to 1997.
locking.c Updated copyright to 1997.
mangle.c Updated copyright to 1997.
message.c Updated copyright to 1997.

Made use of WINS subnet explicit.
Added reset_announce_timer() so announcement
can be made immediately when we become a master.
Expanded code to do sync with dmb.


Removed redundent checks for AM_MASTER in
sync code. Made use of WINS subnet explicit.

namedbname.c Made use of WINS subnet explicit.
namedbresp.c Made use of WINS subnet explicit.
namedbserver.c Made use of WINS subnet explicit.


Explicitly add workgroup to WINS subnet
when we become a dmb. Made use of WINS subnet explicit.


Made use of WINS subnet explicit. Removed
redundent check_work_servertype() function.


Explicitly add workgroup to WINS subnet
when we become a master browser. Made use of WINS subnet explicit.

namelogon.c Updated copyright to 1997.
namepacket.c Updated copyright to 1997.
namequery.c Updated copyright to 1997.


Made use of WINS subnet explicit. Made nmbd fail if
configured as master browser and one exists already.


Made use of WINS subnet explicit. Remove redundent
logon server and domain master code.

nameserv.h Add emumerate subnet macros.
nameservreply.c Made use of WINS subnet explicit.
nameservresp.c Updated copyright to 1997.


Made use of WINS subnet explicit. Updated code to
add sync browser entries to add subnet parameter.


Added sanity check for misconfigured nmbd.

nmblib.c Updated copyright to 1997.
nmblookup.c Updated copyright to 1997.

Removed redundent AM_ANY_MASTER check.

params.c Updated copyright to 1997.
password.c Updated copyright to 1997.
pipes.c Updated copyright to 1997.
predict.c Updated copyright to 1997.
printing.c Updated copyright to 1997.


Changed protos for new nmbd code.

quotas.c Updated copyright to 1997.
replace.c Updated copyright to 1997.
reply.c Updated copyright to 1997.
server.c Updated copyright to 1997.
shmem.c Updated copyright to 1997.
smb.h Updated copyright to 1997.
smbencrypt.c Updated copyright to 1997.
smbpasswd.c Updated copyright to 1997.
smbrun.c Updated copyright to 1997.
status.c Updated copyright to 1997.
system.c Updated copyright to 1997.
testparm.c Updated copyright to 1997.
testprns.c Updated copyright to 1997.
time.c Updated copyright to 1997.
trans2.c Updated copyright to 1997.
trans2.h Updated copyright to 1997.
uid.c Updated copyright to 1997.
username.c Updated copyright to 1997.
util.c Updated copyright to 1997.

Changed to 1.9.17alpha1.
(This used to be commit cf23a155a1315f50d488794a2caf88402bf3e3e6)

25 years agomod to directory mask doc
Samba Release Account [Wed, 7 May 1997 18:42:13 +0000 (18:42 +0000)]
mod to directory mask doc

(This used to be commit 285769003af6366167f80019c6845bfe3b6a8da4)

25 years agoadded auto.home parameters - contributed by
Samba Release Account [Wed, 7 May 1997 18:17:21 +0000 (18:17 +0000)]
added auto.home parameters - contributed by

(This used to be commit 820a1bde7230bd0a125e4b900fbf733352722a39)

25 years agoadded automount home directory support. contributed by
Samba Release Account [Wed, 7 May 1997 17:56:46 +0000 (17:56 +0000)]
added automount home directory support.  contributed by
and a mini bug-fix by

reads in an entry from the auto.home file for the user when they log in,
and mounts their home directory as the default path for the [homes] service.

i might add this as to the %substitution system, so that you can
specify subdirectories for the user profiles, mainly.

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25 years agoname_unregister_work() using strequal incorrectly.
Samba Release Account [Sat, 3 May 1997 16:48:31 +0000 (16:48 +0000)]
name_unregister_work() using strequal incorrectly.

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25 years agoexpiry of browser entries wasn't happening once the entry had synced.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 17 Apr 1997 04:41:53 +0000 (04:41 +0000)]
expiry of browser entries wasn't happening once the entry had synced.

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