SerNet provided the first SAMBA+ software packages of the 4.10 release series for download. These packages are available for various SUSE and Red Hat platforms as well as for Debian GNU/Linux and Ubuntu.
The new 4.10 series includes many improvements and features, which are documented in the Samba 4.10.0 release notes:
This is the first release of SAMBA+ packages for the Samba 4.10 release series. We recommend to test thoroughly before upgrading and read the release notes carefully! With the release of Samba 4.10 former release series change their status as follows:
- Samba 4.9 enters maintenance mode,
- Samba 4.8 enters security releases only mode,
- Samba 4.7 is officially discontinued and will not receive any further updates.
SAMBA+ 4.7 will still be available within a SAMBA+ LTS subscription. General information is listed on samba.plus/lts. In addition we created a detailed matrix to clarify, which Samba versions are still maintained in SAMBA+ LTS: https://oposso.samba.plus/how_to_lts.php