Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 26th Mar 2011 02:00 UTC
Mac OS X When you run smbd -V on your Snow Leopard installation, you'll see it's running SAMBA version 3.0.28a-apple. While I'm not sure how much difference the "-apple" makes, version 3.0.28a is old. Very old. In other words, it's riddled with bugs. Apple hasn't updated SAMBA in 3 years, and for Lion, they're dumping it altogether for something homegrown. The reason? SAMBA is now GPLv3.
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Likewise
by akro on Sun 27th Mar 2011 11:08 UTC
akro
Member since:
2005-07-06

I bet they are just using likewise..

http://www.likewise.com/

Seems to be a pretty solid implimination

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RE: Likewise
by oiaohm on Sun 27th Mar 2011 13:51 in reply to "Likewise"
oiaohm Member since:
2009-05-30

I bet they are just using likewise..

http://www.likewise.com/

Seems to be a pretty solid implimination


Other than the fact it depends directly on samba for anything other than authorization.

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RE[2]: Likewise
by akro on Mon 28th Mar 2011 22:49 in reply to "RE: Likewise"
akro Member since:
2005-07-06

There is a native cifs implementation that doesn't seem to depend on samba... although I haven't played with it

http://www.likewise.com/resources/documentation_library/manuals/cif...

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