25 years agoUpdated Manifest and DOMAIN.txt to refer to <your OS>_INSTALL.txt and
Samba Release Account [Mon, 25 Aug 1997 03:21:13 +0000 (03:21 +0000)]
Updated Manifest and DOMAIN.txt to refer to <your OS>_INSTALL.txt and
describe the nascent new documentation project. Renamed INSTALL.txt to


25 years agofix some more references to which should be
Samba Release Account [Fri, 22 Aug 1997 05:03:57 +0000 (05:03 +0000)]
fix some more references to which should be


25 years agofix several references to which should be samba-bugs@samba...
Samba Release Account [Fri, 22 Aug 1997 04:38:02 +0000 (04:38 +0000)]
fix several references to which should be

25 years agoRemoved the obsolete comment from the 'strip dot'
Samba Release Account [Thu, 21 Aug 1997 23:14:34 +0000 (23:14 +0000)]
Removed the obsolete comment from the 'strip dot'
option. It isn't :-).

Jeremy (

25 years agoJHT ===> Added comment about internationaliasation and deleted dates.
John Terpstra [Thu, 21 Aug 1997 21:45:25 +0000 (21:45 +0000)]
JHT ===> Added comment about internationaliasation and deleted dates.

25 years agoKanji fixes for upper/lower case conversion with sjis characters.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 21 Aug 1997 20:03:45 +0000 (20:03 +0000)]
Kanji fixes for upper/lower case conversion with sjis characters.
Code from Takashi Fujita <>.
Jeremy (

25 years agoJHT ===> Just to complete Tim Small's add-ins.
John Terpstra [Thu, 21 Aug 1997 11:28:08 +0000 (11:28 +0000)]
JHT ===> Just to complete Tim Small's add-ins.

25 years agoJHT ===> Added a patch from Tim Small (UK)
John Terpstra [Thu, 21 Aug 1997 10:51:14 +0000 (10:51 +0000)]
JHT ===> Added a patch from Tim Small (UK)

25 years agoJHT ===> The title says it all!
John Terpstra [Thu, 21 Aug 1997 10:28:49 +0000 (10:28 +0000)]
JHT ===> The title says it all!

25 years agoJHT ===> More documentation for those who can't find the docs directory.
John Terpstra [Thu, 21 Aug 1997 10:10:20 +0000 (10:10 +0000)]
JHT ===> More documentation for those who can't find the docs directory.

25 years agoChanges to allow Samba to return the same error code as Windows NT.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 20 Aug 1997 20:32:23 +0000 (20:32 +0000)]
Changes to allow Samba to return the same error code as Windows NT.
Takes care of the cases where a Windows program is parsing a pathname
component by component and expects 2 different errors.
ERRbadpath - if a component in the path doesn't exist.
ERRbaddirectory - if a component in the path exists but is not a directory.
Extra error code added to smb.h to support this.
Code based on suggestions from "Christian Groessler" <>.

Jeremy (

25 years agoFix suggested by "Christian Groessler" <>
Samba Release Account [Wed, 20 Aug 1997 01:22:05 +0000 (01:22 +0000)]
Fix suggested by "Christian Groessler" <>
dir.c: Cause dptr_create to return -2 when failing on unix error.
reply.c: Use UNIXERROR in more cases.
server.c: Add ENOTDIR mapping to error table.
trans2.c: Correctly determine UNIX error on dptr_create.
Jeremy (

25 years agoSupport.txt: Added two more consultants.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 20 Aug 1997 01:09:57 +0000 (01:09 +0000)]
Support.txt: Added two more consultants.
smbtar.1: Mentioned it is meant for GNU tar.
Jeremy (

25 years agoJHT ===> Added instructions for Windows 95 encrypted password change.
John Terpstra [Tue, 19 Aug 1997 23:11:41 +0000 (23:11 +0000)]
JHT ===> Added instructions for Windows 95 encrypted password change.

25 years agoJHT ===> Tidying up for public consumption.
John Terpstra [Tue, 19 Aug 1997 22:15:39 +0000 (22:15 +0000)]
JHT ===> Tidying up for public consumption.

25 years agoMakefile: Changed for HPUX10 tidyup.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 19 Aug 1997 19:22:26 +0000 (19:22 +0000)]
Makefile: Changed for HPUX10 tidyup.
includes.h: Changed for HPUX10 tidyup.
ipc.c: Fixed bug where getting local server list from NT browsers would
nmbsync.c: Fixed bug where getting local server list from NT browsers would
proto.h: Changed for crash bug on SCO with USE_MMAP.
quotas.c: Added OSF quotas (patch from Bret Giddings <>).
            Rolled back solaris uid change - I think it was wrong.
reply.c: Changed for crash bug on SCO with USE_MMAP.
server.c: Removed Lukes changes. Changed for crash bug on SCO with USE_MMAP.
smb.h: Changed for crash bug on SCO with USE_MMAP.
smbpasswd.c:Fixed crash bug with Lukes changes.
uid.c: Removed Lukes changes.
util.c: Fixed I18N bug with extended char filenames and widelinks = no.
Jeremy (

25 years agoJHT ===> Update only.
John Terpstra [Tue, 19 Aug 1997 13:48:04 +0000 (13:48 +0000)]
JHT ===> Update only.

25 years agoJHT ===> No longer needed here. Files moved to ~/packaging/redhat.
John Terpstra [Tue, 19 Aug 1997 09:50:31 +0000 (09:50 +0000)]
JHT ===> No longer needed here. Files moved to ~/packaging/redhat.

25 years agoJHT ===> Just a little bit of rearranging the deck chairs - more growth space.
John Terpstra [Tue, 19 Aug 1997 09:08:23 +0000 (09:08 +0000)]
JHT ===> Just a little bit of rearranging the deck chairs - more growth space.

25 years agoJHT ===> Fixed step numbering.
John Terpstra [Tue, 19 Aug 1997 07:57:54 +0000 (07:57 +0000)]
JHT ===> Fixed step numbering.

25 years agoJHT ===> Just making sure any new tests do not announce as the last alpha!
John Terpstra [Mon, 18 Aug 1997 04:32:17 +0000 (04:32 +0000)]
JHT ===> Just making sure any new tests do not announce as the last alpha!

25 years agoconnecting to IPC$ goes under the guest account. the IPC$ share should
Samba Release Account [Sun, 17 Aug 1997 21:03:12 +0000 (21:03 +0000)]
connecting to IPC$ goes under the guest account.  the IPC$ share should
be treated no differently than any other share (for any security setting:
user, server or share).

this will clear up a bug where, when clients connect to the IPC$ share, this
used to be done under the guest account.  the standard_sub_basic() macros
will substitute the _guest_ account for %U, causing the samba server to
look different from when the client then connects to any other share.


25 years agoincludes.h: Fixed S_IFLNK for old DEC ultrix.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 13 Aug 1997 20:16:32 +0000 (20:16 +0000)]
includes.h: Fixed S_IFLNK for old DEC ultrix.
ipc.c: Finally :-) fixed responses to NetServerEnum2 when SV_TYPE_ALL
Jeremy (

25 years agocharset.c: Fixed bug with 'valid chars' param.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 12 Aug 1997 23:02:45 +0000 (23:02 +0000)]
charset.c: Fixed bug with 'valid chars' param.
loadparm.c: Fixed bug with 'valid chars' param.
nameelect.c:Unregister the 1b name from the WINS server when unbecoming master.
nameservresp.c: Fix nasty browse bug where we were sending the query
                to the wrong ip address.
Jeremy (

25 years agoFaxing.txt: Updated.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 12 Aug 1997 22:48:44 +0000 (22:48 +0000)]
Faxing.txt: Updated.
Support.txt: Added new consultant.
Jeremy (

25 years agospelling.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 11 Aug 1997 18:06:44 +0000 (18:06 +0000)]


25 years agoupdated to include NT 4.0 Workstation profile setup.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 10 Aug 1997 14:19:22 +0000 (14:19 +0000)]
updated to include NT 4.0 Workstation profile setup.


25 years agoupdating comments.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 10 Aug 1997 13:16:12 +0000 (13:16 +0000)]
updating comments.


25 years agobug in num. arguments detection that stopped the -add option working
Samba Release Account [Sat, 9 Aug 1997 13:29:02 +0000 (13:29 +0000)]
bug in num. arguments detection that stopped the -add option working


25 years agofailure to register DOMAIN<1b> netbios name caused nmbd to exit (a call to
Samba Release Account [Thu, 7 Aug 1997 13:42:26 +0000 (13:42 +0000)]
failure to register DOMAIN<1b> netbios name caused nmbd to exit (a call to
exit()).  this is a bad idea.


25 years agoupdated smbpasswd to take the password on the command-line.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 6 Aug 1997 14:35:23 +0000 (14:35 +0000)]
updated smbpasswd to take the password on the command-line.
two sets of operation:

as root: specify username password.
as user: specify old password  new password

this will allow shell scripts (like adduser) to include smbpasswd.


25 years agoMakefile: Added IRIX 6 target.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 5 Aug 1997 01:31:55 +0000 (01:31 +0000)]
Makefile: Added IRIX 6 target.
loadparm.c: Fixed stupid static warnings with set_default_server_announce_type.
password.c: Fixed char -> uchar cast warnings.
nameservreply.c: Fixed group fade out code.
Jeremy (

25 years ago4 more consultants.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 4 Aug 1997 18:01:43 +0000 (18:01 +0000)]
4 more consultants.
Jeremy (

25 years agoRemoved for 1.9.17alpha5 release.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 31 Jul 1997 19:39:54 +0000 (19:39 +0000)]
Removed for 1.9.17alpha5 release.
Jeremy (

25 years agoUpdated for 1.9.17alpha5 release.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 31 Jul 1997 19:24:52 +0000 (19:24 +0000)]
Updated for 1.9.17alpha5 release.
Jeremy (

25 years agosmb.conf.5: Added netbios aliases entry.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 31 Jul 1997 18:51:21 +0000 (18:51 +0000)]
smb.conf.5: Added netbios aliases entry.
Support.txt: One more USA consultant.
Jeremy (

25 years agoloadparm.c: Added new netbios aliases parameter (code from Cisco)
Samba Release Account [Thu, 31 Jul 1997 18:47:26 +0000 (18:47 +0000)]
loadparm.c: Added new netbios aliases parameter (code from Cisco)
nameannounce.c: Code to announce aliases as well as our own names.
namedbsubnet.c: Code to add the aliases to the server list.
nameserv.c: Code to defend our aliases on the namelist.
namework.c: Code to check it's one of our aliases.
nmbd.c: Code to initialise the aliases.
proto.h: Fixup protos.
util.c: Code to check it's one of our aliases.
All above code based on code for 1.9.16p11 donated by Cisco
from Ben Woodard <>
Jeremy (

25 years agoMade docs more up to date with source. Preparing for 1.9.17alpha5.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 30 Jul 1997 19:25:11 +0000 (19:25 +0000)]
Made docs more up to date with source. Preparing for 1.9.17alpha5.
Jeremy (

25 years agoclient.c: Minor change to cast parameters for DEC unix.
Samba Release Account [Wed, 30 Jul 1997 19:17:51 +0000 (19:17 +0000)]
client.c: Minor change to cast parameters for DEC unix.
clientutil.c: Minor change to cast parameters for DEC unix.
ipc.c: Fixes to parameterise the stuff John wants.
loadparm.c: Fixes to parameterise the stuff John wants.
nameannounce.c: Fixes to parameterise the stuff John wants.
namedbwork.c: Fixes to parameterise the stuff John wants.
nameserv.h: Fixes to parameterise the stuff John wants.
proto.h: Fixes to parameterise the stuff John wants.
smb.h: Fixes to parameterise the stuff John wants.
util.c: tidy.
Jeremy (

25 years agoMinor text mods, mostly checking that CVS still works
Samba Release Account [Wed, 30 Jul 1997 10:13:14 +0000 (10:13 +0000)]
Minor text mods, mostly checking that CVS still works

25 years agoMissed removing some redundent code.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 28 Jul 1997 19:21:56 +0000 (19:21 +0000)]
Missed removing some redundent code.
Jeremy (

25 years agoAdded one more consultant. Jeremy.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 28 Jul 1997 19:04:26 +0000 (19:04 +0000)]
Added one more consultant. Jeremy.

25 years agoclient.c: Added amanda fixes.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 28 Jul 1997 18:59:57 +0000 (18:59 +0000)]
client.c: Added amanda fixes.
clitar.c: Added amanda fixes.
nameannounce.c: Removed redundent code.
nameelect.c: Removed redundent code.
nameserv.h: Removed redundent code.
nameservresp.c: Removed redundent code.
namework.c: Removed redundent code.
password.c: Prevented crash if getpwnam fails.
Jeremy (

25 years agoJHT ===> Just playin' wif da RPM 'tings. Ok?
John Terpstra [Sat, 26 Jul 1997 16:08:49 +0000 (16:08 +0000)]
JHT ===> Just playin' wif da RPM 'tings. Ok?

25 years agoRe-added shm stuff - keeps getting lost.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 24 Jul 1997 23:29:52 +0000 (23:29 +0000)]
Re-added shm stuff - keeps getting lost.
Jeremy (

25 years agoloadparm.c: Changed default create mask to 755 to support MAP_ARCHIVE.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 24 Jul 1997 22:42:16 +0000 (22:42 +0000)]
loadparm.c: Changed default create mask to 755 to support MAP_ARCHIVE.
server.c: Added check for MAP_ARCHIVE before we set archive bit.
Jeremy (

25 years agonameserv.c: split add_domain_names() into three functions:
Samba Release Account [Thu, 24 Jul 1997 20:39:30 +0000 (20:39 +0000)]
nameserv.c: split add_domain_names() into three functions:
            add_domain_logon_names() - adds <1c> names on WINS and broadcast.
            add_domain_master_wins() - adds <1b> name only with WINS server
            add_domain_master_bcast() - adds <1b> names only by bcast.

          : made add_domain_names() add <1c> names, unconditionally, and
            add <1b> name with the WINS server if using a WINS server, or
            add <1b> name by broadcast if _not_ using a WINS server, but
            _not_ both.

          : removed the direct parameter from remove_name_entry() and

nameelect.c: made become_domain_master(), on successful registration of
             the <1b> name with the WINS server, go ahead and register
             the <1b> names by broadcast.  if the <1b> name is _not_
             successfully registered with the WINS server, the broadcast
             registration of <1b> names will _not_ proceed.

namedbsubnet.c: sorted out calls to add_my_name_entry() and remove_my_name()
                which no longer has a direct parameter.

this is all added because...

in order to fix a compatibility bug with 1.9.16p2->p11, jeremy had added a
feature that got the <1b> broadcast registered names _directly_ into the nmbd
netbios lists, undefended.  the aim was to get round the aggressive netbios
registration of <1b> names of 1.9.16p2->p11.

however, because 1.9.16p2->p11 don't properly _provide_ netlogon services,
it is better that an error message appears in 1.9.17 logs, and that
administrators are made aware of the problems with 1.9.16p2->p11, and replace
1.9.16p2->p11 servers, rather than attempt to run 1.9.16 alonside 1.9.17.

(these warning messages will need to be added...)

in _addition_, they shouldn't _be_ getting two samba servers to provide
domain logon / domain master services for the same workgroup in the same
WINS scope!


25 years agoremoved definition of strslashcmp - now a static in clitar.c.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 24 Jul 1997 20:16:07 +0000 (20:16 +0000)]
removed definition of strslashcmp - now a static in clitar.c.
Jeremy (

25 years agopatch by glenn burkhardt to allow recursive excluding of directories.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 24 Jul 1997 20:04:16 +0000 (20:04 +0000)]
patch by glenn burkhardt to allow recursive excluding of directories.


25 years agoAdded consultant.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 24 Jul 1997 18:48:03 +0000 (18:48 +0000)]
Added consultant.

25 years agoChanged default create mask parameter to 0744 as per John's request.
Samba Release Account [Thu, 24 Jul 1997 17:45:16 +0000 (17:45 +0000)]
Changed default create mask parameter to 0744 as per John's request.
Tidied up mask descriptions.
Jeremy (

25 years agoMakefile: Added UNIXWARE 2.x with shadow passwords from
Samba Release Account [Thu, 24 Jul 1997 17:25:11 +0000 (17:25 +0000)]
Makefile: Added UNIXWARE 2.x with shadow passwords from
client.c: Made prompt appear at debug level 0. Fixed strcasecmp redefinition.
            Caused client to use set_blocking rather than making fcntl calls itself.
dir.c: Removed redundent snum parameters.
includes.h: Added SCO fixes.
loadparm.c: Made default 'files to hide' a null string.
nmbd.c: Removed O_NONBLOCK from pid file open for platforms that dont have it.
proto.h: Changed snum to cnum where needed. Changed is_xx_path to is_in_path
            (now called via MACRO).
quotas.c: Swapped setuid/seteuid calls when restoring uid.
reply.c: Removed redundent snum parameters.
server.c: Changed snum to cnum where needed. Setup new veto_list, hide_list
            namelists. Added standard_sub changes from
            Stefaan A Eeckels <> and
            Paul Rippin <>
shmem.c: Changed cast for sizeof to be int before negating.
smb.h: Added new veto_list, hide_list entries to connections.
            Added IS_PRINT, IS_HIDDEN_PATH, IS_VETO_PATH macros.
trans2.c: Removed redundent snum parameters.
util.c: Added standard_sub_basic changes from
            Stefaan A Eeckels <> and
            Paul Rippin <>
            Fixed up veto/hidden path processing so the paths are
            pres-parsed and checked for wildcards (for speed).
Jeremy (

25 years agoJHT ===> Getting ready for release of 1.9.17alpha5
John Terpstra [Wed, 23 Jul 1997 10:54:00 +0000 (10:54 +0000)]
JHT ===> Getting ready for release of 1.9.17alpha5
Please note that version.h has been updated!!!!!!!!!!

25 years agocharset.c: Fixed signed/unsigned issues.
Samba Release Account [Tue, 22 Jul 1997 19:04:40 +0000 (19:04 +0000)]
charset.c: Fixed signed/unsigned issues.
password.c: Fixed problem with MS-Exchange services.
Jeremy (

25 years agoRemoved lp_killunused() call from server main loop. This
Samba Release Account [Tue, 22 Jul 1997 18:35:44 +0000 (18:35 +0000)]
Removed lp_killunused() call from server main loop. This
WAS A MAJOR BUG THAT CAN CAUSE IPC$ to be removed !!!!!
Not sure how this one got introduced (but I have my
suspicions :-). lp_killunused() MUST ONLY BE CALLED from
Jeremy (

25 years agoAdded Canadian consultant.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 21 Jul 1997 23:20:11 +0000 (23:20 +0000)]
Added Canadian consultant.
Jeremy (

25 years agoAdded Australian consultant - removed Richard Sharpe duplicate.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 21 Jul 1997 17:28:53 +0000 (17:28 +0000)]
Added Australian consultant - removed Richard Sharpe duplicate.
Jeremy (

25 years agoFixed bug with -add code that put wrong password in nt md4 field.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 21 Jul 1997 16:58:10 +0000 (16:58 +0000)]
Fixed bug with -add code that put wrong password in nt md4 field.
Jeremy (

25 years agoSupport.txt: Modified a consultant's entry (Italy)
Samba Release Account [Fri, 18 Jul 1997 20:26:23 +0000 (20:26 +0000)]
Support.txt: Modified a consultant's entry (Italy)
smb.conf.5: Documented follow symlinks parameter.
Jeremy (

25 years agocharset.c: Split charset_initialise() into 2 - a charset_initialise() and
Samba Release Account [Fri, 18 Jul 1997 20:21:32 +0000 (20:21 +0000)]
charset.c: Split charset_initialise() into 2 - a charset_initialise() and
            a codepage_initialise(). Fixes problem with initialising dos map
charset.h:  Changes to support charset changes.
client.c:   Changes to support charset changes.
loadparm.c: follow symlinks parameter from David Clerc <>
nmbd.c: Changes to support charset changes.
nmblookup.c:Changes to support charset changes.
proto.h: Changes to support charset changes.
reply.c: Don't call security=server with no user/no password guest. Fix from
            Stefaan A Eeckels <>
server.c:   follow symlinks code from David Clerc <>
smbpasswd.c:Changes to support charset changes.
status.c: Changes to support charset changes.
testparm.c: Changes to support charset changes.
testprns.c: Changes to support charset changes.
uid.c: Fixed log message with no \n.
Jeremy (

25 years agoMakefile: Added krb5 option from Nathan Neulinger <>
Samba Release Account [Thu, 17 Jul 1997 20:11:58 +0000 (20:11 +0000)]
Makefile: Added krb5 option from Nathan Neulinger  <>
includes.h: Added krb5 option from Nathan Neulinger  <>, added SGI5 fix.
password.c: Added krb5 option from Nathan Neulinger  <>
quotas.c: Added inode quote fix.
reply.c: removed redundent code.
server.c: Changed error debug to 0, removed redundent check.
util.c: Added close_low_fd() to become_daemon - fix for rsh from Johnathan Knight.
Jeremy (

25 years agoFix silly crash bug in FAST_SHARE_MODES (same bug as was in
Samba Release Account [Tue, 15 Jul 1997 17:47:43 +0000 (17:47 +0000)]
Fix silly crash bug in FAST_SHARE_MODES (same bug as was in
Jeremy (

25 years agoChanged separators for veto & hide files back to /.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 14 Jul 1997 20:02:47 +0000 (20:02 +0000)]
Changed separators for veto & hide files back to /.
Jeremy (

25 years agolocal.h: Removed ununsed SHARE_MODES_XXX defines. Upped SMBD_RELOAD_CHECK
Samba Release Account [Mon, 14 Jul 1997 19:45:34 +0000 (19:45 +0000)]
local.h: Removed ununsed SHARE_MODES_XXX defines. Upped SMBD_RELOAD_CHECK
            from 10 to 60.
server.c: Removed unused code (was If 0'ed out).
trans2.c: Backed out Luke's ctime->mtime change. I don't think it
            is correct. Left the other fixes, though.
util.c: Changed veto/hide files separator back to '/'.
Jeremy (

25 years agoCIFS definitions for SMB_INFO_xxx etc.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 14 Jul 1997 18:19:26 +0000 (18:19 +0000)]
CIFS definitions for SMB_INFO_xxx etc.


25 years agoUpdate of config files
John Terpstra [Mon, 14 Jul 1997 15:51:31 +0000 (15:51 +0000)]
Update of config files

25 years agocounter loop % usage only worked if counters were an exact multiple of
Samba Release Account [Sun, 13 Jul 1997 14:05:01 +0000 (14:05 +0000)]
counter loop % usage only worked if counters were an exact multiple of
SMBD_LOOP time.  used >= instead.


25 years agoadded pretty printing of data section to show_msg(), for debug log level 10.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 13 Jul 1997 12:58:20 +0000 (12:58 +0000)]
added pretty printing of data section to show_msg(), for debug log level 10.
data section output is now in same format as tcpdump (hex and characters).


25 years agomade header consistent with other headers (Contributor: Status: etc)
Samba Release Account [Sun, 13 Jul 1997 12:47:02 +0000 (12:47 +0000)]
made header consistent with other headers (Contributor: Status: etc)


25 years agoupdating documentation a bit. claiming NetBIOS.txt, adding copyright message.
Samba Release Account [Sun, 13 Jul 1997 12:38:01 +0000 (12:38 +0000)]
updating documentation a bit.  claiming NetBIOS.txt, adding copyright message.


25 years agotrans2 query file/path info - unix change times being reported as dos create
Samba Release Account [Sat, 12 Jul 1997 14:41:26 +0000 (14:41 +0000)]
trans2 query file/path info - unix change times being reported as dos create
times.  now reports unix modified times as dos create times: the alternative
is to report zero (unknown create time).

w95 reports the info level 0x101 (smb query file basic) as data size 40 bytes
not 36.  put 40 bytes data instead.

put in comments into trans2 set file/path info, showing which is the create
time, which is the mod time.


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.

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 (

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 (

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 (

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!

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.

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!

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!

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 (

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 (

25 years agoMore consultants.
Samba Release Account [Mon, 7 Jul 1997 22:50:37 +0000 (22:50 +0000)]
More consultants.

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.


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.


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


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.


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.


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

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

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.

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

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 (

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 (

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 (

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 <>.

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 (

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 (

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 (

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 (

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 ".*".